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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.
AMD64 evolves the industry-standard 32-bit x86 architecture to support the demanding 64-bit environment that will enable future generations of computer functionality and productivity.
AMD64 processors are ready and capable today to provide users with the foundation needed to experience the power of Windows Vista.
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.
Through the Torrenza Initiative, the AMD64 computing platform is opened for industry-wide innovation, such as connecting non-AMD accelerators to AMD64 systems via HyperTransport technology links.
AMD (NYSE:AMD) has announced additional enterprise software support from IBM and Oracle with availability of AMD64 product optimizations.
Since introducing the AMD64 instruction set and Direct Connect Architecture in 2003, AMD has worked with our software partners and the open source software community to ensure that multi-threaded and 64-bit applications harness the potential of AMD64 technology.
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.
This includes being one of the first operating systems to support 64-bit extensions, optimizations for NUMA memory architecture AMD64, AMD Multi-Core and AMD PowerNow
High-end research institutions have already recognized the breakthrough capabilities offered by AMD64 technology.