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Articles by Paula Rooney
posted in September 2006
Gelsinger, senior VP and general manager of the Digital Enterprise Group at Intel, talks about Intel's relationship and involvement with Apple, Microsoft, Bill Gates, Xen, Windows Vista, and system builders, among other topics.
Final code likely won't ship until early 2007. The product timetable changed to allow for more testing of open-source Xen virtualization technology, which is considered the biggest new feature.
Application virtualization, an up-and-coming tool, segments where desktop applications are used from where they run.
The software has enough bugs that partners and analysts say it's only beta quality, not a release candidate, and they're skeptical Microsoft will be able to get Vista out the door by its November deadline.