Thursday, May 11th 2000
Itanium Processor Reference
Intel has released details on the upcoming Itanium 64-bit processor in their Itanium Processor Microarchitecture Reference. Here's what they have to say about it:
" The document contains detailed information on microarchitecture features including cache hierarchies, memory management details and instruction execution latencies to enable development of high performance IA-64 software. "This document should give you all the details you need to tweak your code to take full advatange of the new processor. You also might want to check out Intel's IA-64 Porting Center while you're at it.