x86-based system

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x86-based system

A computer system that is based on Intel's x86 family of CPUs, which includes Intel's Core and Pentium lines and AMD's Athlon, Opteron and Sempron families. See x86 and x86 compatible.
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In the mid-1990s, Weber envisioned bringing the power of 64-bit x86-based computing to everyone.
ACML can be downloaded at no charge from AMD Developer Central, an on-line destination for developers seeking support for multi-threading software development projects or x86-based computing projects that demand highly-optimized code.
Nasdaq:PTEC) today announced a new version of TrustedCore(TM), its innovative firmware that creates a more tamper-resistant platform by proactively protecting X86-based computing devices and their data before the operating system and applications even load.
AMD's investments of technology, facilities and resources are a sign of our commitment to provide industry-standard x86-based computing solutions to the people of China.
Nasdaq:PTEC) today announced Phoenix TrustedCore(TM) SP2, the newest version of its innovative firmware that proactively protects X86-based computing devices and their data before the operating system and applications even load, creating a tamper-resistant platform.
The AMD Opteron processor is changing the economics of the four-way server market and is the only 4P processor available today that can offer simultaneous 32- and 64-bit x86-based computing," said Marty Seyer, corporate vice president and general manager of the AMD Microprocessor Business Unit.