That's more than a year after Montecito was originally meant to ship, and the delay has done no favors for Itanic backers – just ask SGI.More info over here.
Bull too has suffered from Intel's Itanium tardiness, and the company appears ready to spring into action. Staffers have started plugging Bull's Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique (CEA) supercomputer, which recently took the number five slot on the Top 500 supercomputers list. The system runs on 8,704 of the 1.6GHz versions of Montecito.
Intel Montecito to launch on July 18
Posted on Sunday, Jul 09 2006 @ 03:12 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck