Virtualization sparring among chip makers

Summary:Stephen Shankland continues his reporting on the virtualization, this time about disharmony among the chip makers:Intel is expected to declare Tuesday that its Virtualization Technology (VT) is mature enough for testing and about three months away from prime time.

Stephen Shankland continues his reporting on the virtualization, this time about disharmony among the chip makers:

Intel is expected to declare Tuesday that its Virtualization Technology (VT) is mature enough for testing and about three months away from prime time. But AMD, whose rival "Pacifica" technology won't debut in processors until midway through this year, is trying to set its own technology as a standard for virtualization of computer communications, an element not present in Intel's VT.

Topics: Virtualization

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