Since the introduction of the AMD64
architecture in 2003, the AMD Opteron[TM] processor for servers and workstations and the AMD Athlon[TM] 64 processors for desktop and notebook computers have earned more than 60 awards for innovation and performance and the support of more than 2,000 OEMs, hardware and software developers, system builders, and distributors.
When ported to the AMD64
platform, The Panorama Factory breaks the 32-bit barrier to create images that are almost unlimited in size," said John Strait, author of The Panorama Factory.
The Torrenza program is the industry's first x86 customer-centric innovation platform that allows customers to differentiate, innovate and take control of their brands by opening up the AMD64
architecture and by collaborating with silicon acceleration partners such as NetLogic Microsystems to provide enhanced functionality and performance for enterprise-class computing and high-end embedded systems.
Torrenza" represents the industry's first open, customer-centric x86 innovation platform, capitalizing on the Direct Connect Architecture and HyperTransport advantages of the AMD64
architecture to enable other processor and hardware providers to innovate within a common ecosystem.
The introduction of socket AM2 is another example of AMD delivering on our customer promise, on time and with industry support from our AMD64
ecosystem," said Bob Brewer, corporate vice president, Desktop Division, AMD.
The use of AMD64
technology helped DreamWorks Animation enhance the artistry of "Over the Hedge," arming digital artists with the processing power necessary to create the film's breathtaking imagery.
technology offers customers industry-leading x86 application performance, cutting-edge processor architecture, and future-proofing with fully backward compatible 32- and 64-bit, multi-core computing.
processors are planned to be able to take advantage of the increased bandwidth and other features offered by HyperTransport 3.
Not only is AMD64
technology replacing expensive proprietary hardware systems, its unique high-bandwidth, low latency characteristics and low energy requirements make it the best open-standard processor technology available today.
Industry-leading telco platform provider Sun draws on the AMD64
Longevity Program to meet needs of a host of telecom customers
At a press conference held here today, AMD (NYSE:AMD) announced that in March it began first revenue shipments of AMD64
processors manufactured at Fab 36 in Dresden, Germany.
More Than 20,000 Channel Sales and Technical Personnel Introduced to Benefits of AMD64
Technology Through the AMD Commercial Systems Channel Program