BW: Intel’S Craig Barrett Says Pace of Building the Internet Ecomony Must Quicken

“Intel Corporation’s president and CEO Craig Barrett told
attendees at the Intel Developer Forum that in the future all homes
will become e-homes and all business is moving to e-business. He
encouraged engineers and developers to “quicken the pace” …

“Barrett revealed the first public Merced platform demonstration
to the crowd. As the first processor in the IA-64 product family,
the Merced processor is the ideal engine for e-business.”

“Barrett demonstrated the Merced processor on an engineering
prototype platform running… a prototype IA-64 Linux Operating
System with a web server.”

“Intel also announced that it has begun shipment of the first
engineering units of the Merced processor to its customers. The
Merced program remains on track…”

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