Does Microsoft drop Itanium support?

No way. Articles like this are misleading. Microsoft will continue to support Itanium with a variety of Windows Server Platforms. Today and in the foreseeable future workstation platforms based on either Intel EM64T or AMD Opteron and Athlon64 make more sense for multiple reasons.   Windows on x64 (Intel EM64T and AMD 64-bit processors) systems…


Route64, Phase II

Not too long ago I was posting (http://blogs.msdn.com/volkerw/archive/2004/12/07/277950.aspx) information about a worldwide 64-bit training event. Well, this event started its tour around the globe. There are still seats available. Go to www.route64.net and check for details about an event in your area. Also, I was able to get a teaser from the guy who runs this event….