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Old 14th June, 2007, 05:16 PM
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Why 80 cores!? Intel gives the answer!

Written by Daniel
Thursday, 14 June 2007
Intel readies massive multicore processors
By Michael Kanellos
Staff Writer, CNET
Published: June 14, 2007, 4:00 AM PDT

Ants and beetles have exoskeletons--and chips with 60 and 80 cores are going to need them as well.

Researchers at Intel are working on ways to mask the intricate functionality of massive multicore chips to make it easier for computer makers and software developers to adapt to them, said Jerry Bautista, co-director of Intel's Tera-scale Computing Research Program...

Why 80 cores!? Intel gives the answer!

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