Microsoft will support Intel's 64-bit extensions

By on February 18, 2004, 3:01 AM
[COLOR=#1951B9]Microsoft Corp. today announced at the Intel Developer Forum in San Francisco that its Windows® operating systems for 64-bit extended systems will be fully compatible with Intel Corp.’s newly announced processors with 64-bit extension technology.[/COLOR]

Though it's still unclear whether Intel and AMD 64-bit implementations are fully compatible (if not the same), it comes as no surprise that Microsoft will cover Intel's back.

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