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turion

a swollen bud of many water plants that contains stored food. It becomes detached from the parent plant, enabling it to survive the winter.
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Mathematica 5 for Linux on AMD64 can be immediately downloaded from the Wolfram Research web store or ordered in a CD-ROM format.
Dual-core AMD64 processors are designed to be compatible with the existing base of x86 software, whether it is single-threaded or multithreaded.
With the introduction of our PCI Express chipset line, customers can be assured of a future-proof platform that can truly unleash the power of AMD64 technology," said Richard Brown, associate vice president of marketing, VIA Technologies, Inc.
With AMD64 technology, developing Crafty with a unique methodology called 'rotated bitmaps' enabled me to significantly improve the performance of the chess engine," said Robert Hyatt, author of Crafty and associate professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham.
AMD (NYSE:AMD) has announced additional enterprise software support from IBM and Oracle with availability of AMD64 product optimizations.
Enhanced Virus Protection, an exclusive benefit of desktop and mobile AMD64 processors, will provide another layer of protection against many rampant virus attacks when enabled by the upcoming Microsoft Windows XP SP2.
High-end research institutions have already recognized the breakthrough capabilities offered by AMD64 technology.