Computerworld - Here are links to white papers, Web sites and online articles with more information about 64-bit CPUs.
- IDC white paper on Intel's Xeon with 64-bit extensions, sponsored by Intel Corp.: Download PDF.
- IDC white paper on Opteron technology, sponsored by Advanced Micro Devices Inc.: Download PDF.
- AMD white paper on the AMD64 platform: Download PDF.
- A white paper with details on Thor's Hammer, the new supercomputer at the Sandia National Laboratory in Albuquerque, by William J. Camp and James L. Tomkins: Download PDF.
Web Sites and Online Articles
- Wikipedia.org's entry on 64-bit computing offers a detailed and somewhat technical tutorial on the technology.
- "x86 64-bit Computing and Beyond," by Paul Terry, chief technology officer at OctigaBay Systems Corp., HPCwire, March 12, 2004
- by Nebojsa Novakovic, The Inquirer, April 7, 2004
- "Chinese Start-up Readies 64-bit Processor," by Mike Clendenin, EETimes, March 6, 2004
- "AMD 2004 CPU Roadmap Update," by Anand Lal Shimpi, Anandtech.com, Jan. 13, 2004
- "Intel 2004 CPU/Chipset Roadmap Update," by Anand Lal Shimpi, Kris Kubicki and Wesley Fink, Anandtech.com, Jan. 21, 2004
- "IBM unveils Opteron workstation," Computerworld.com, March 16, 2004
- "HP Bows to Users, Opts to Offer Opteron," p. 1, March 1, 2004
- "Vendors jump to support 64-bit extensions," Computerworld.com, Feb. 19, 2004
- "Sun, HP Enhance RISC Chips, But Opteron May Provide Edge," p. 1, Feb. 9, 2004
- "Fujitsu announces Itanium 2, Opteron systems," Computerworld.com, Dec. 18, 2003
- "IBM's first 64-bit blades to use G5 chip," Computerworld.com, Nov. 14, 2003
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