Intel unveils parallel-coding tools

At IDF, Intel general manager Renee James announces a new suite of parallel coding tools designed to work with Microsoft Visual Studio

At the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco, company general manager Renee James announces a new suite of parallel-coding tools designed to work with Microsoft Visual Studio.

The tools will support Microsoft's concurrent runtime environment, which is expected to become a central component of Microsoft's next-generation computing model. The beta trial will begin in November 2008 and run until May 2009.