Storage systems, computers, RISC-based systems
, and communication product categories all grew between 10 and 20 percent during the six-month period ended March 31, according to aggregated U.
In the market segment currently served by proprietary RISC-based systems
, the Itanium processor offers customers choice, price/performance, higher security, scalability and reliability," said Paul Otellini, Intel president and chief operating officer.
Constant ES7000 innovation, along with improvements to processor technology and software applications, creates an increasingly attractive alternative for mission-critical solutions - solutions that were previously dependent upon expensive RISC-based systems
When run on AMD Opteron processor-based systems, CoolTime (power integrity analysis), PhysicalStudio (power and signal integrity optimization) and Columbus (the industry's most accurate RLC extractor) have all displayed performance increases greater than threefold when compared to traditional RISC-based systems
That is why we switched from RISC-based systems
to Itanium 2-based DP systems to help design car ventilation systems.
The Itanium 2-based servers have enabled us to better utilise the computer resources at our disposal by significantly shortening the simulation time in comparison with the RISC-based systems
previously in use.