HP's Workstations Marketing Director, Jeff Wood, said Lucasfilm will use its new AMD Opteron-based xw9300 workstations, primarily for game development and special effects content creation for major films.
The executive said that, for production studios, Opteron architecture is actually superior to Intel because the embedded memory controller in the AMD chip reduces the latency of high-performance applications.
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