Vendors smartening up servers

Songini, Marc
October 1997
Network World;10/20/97, Vol. 14 Issue 42, p21
Trade Publication
Reports that a dozen server vendors will adopt Intel Corp.'s i960 chip technology that will enable their systems to support more clients and manage peripherals more efficiently. Product support; Comments from industry executives on the adoption of Intel's i960 chip technology.


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