ZDNet: Half of Wintel is missingJun 05, 2001, 18:12 (37 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols)
[ Thanks to George Mitchell for this link. ]
The missing half of "wintel" is, according to this article, "Win." While several Linux distributions are making Itanium available for early adopters, Microsoft won't have a production-ready, Itanium-capable OS avaialable until late this year.
"...The first ready for prime time, Microsoft operating system-according to a Microsoft representative-will be Windows XP 64-bit on Oct. 25-with its 32-bit XP brother.