X
Software Functionality Revealed in Detail
We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.
Get free sample report

Compare Software Solutions
Visit the TEC store to compare leading software solutions by funtionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.
Compare Now
 

 pentium iii


Turmoil in CPU-Land
Intel announces a recall of the barely-shipping 1.13 GHz Pentium III, and AMD announces the head of its PC processor unit is 'leaving to pursue other interests'

pentium iii  will recall its 1.13GHz Pentium III chip. Intel officials said the company is recalling the chip due to a problem that could cause certain applications to freeze. We found some marginality in the part within certain temperatures within the operating range and certain code sequences (in applications), said spokesman George Alfs. We're not happy with the chip and we're going to pull it back. Only some of the 1.13GHz chips showed the problem, according to the chipmaker. However, the company will recall

Read More


Software Functionality Revealed in Detail

We’ve opened the hood on every major category of enterprise software. Learn about thousands of features and functions, and how enterprise software really works.

Get free sample report
Compare Software Solutions

Visit the TEC store to compare leading software by functionality, so that you can make accurate and informed software purchasing decisions.

Compare Now

Documents related to » pentium iii

Flaw in Intel Xeon 550 Chips: Shipments Stopped


Intel halted shipments of 550MHz Xeon processors to OEMs after flaw discovered.

pentium iii  versions of its 550-MHz Pentium III Xeon chips to OEMs for at least two weeks because of a bug that is causing eight-way servers to freeze on boot-up. To this point the glitch has been limited to versions of the chip containing the 512Kb and 1MB caches. Vendors such as Compaq, who have chosen not to utilize the Saber motherboard, have not experienced any problems to date. Market Impact In the short term, this will put a damper on the overall eight-CPU Intel server market, because vendors will be unable Read More

Microsoft Tech Ed 2000 Win2K Attendee Network Fails Miserably


While sitting at one Windows 2000 desktop we waited a solid five minutes just to complete the logon process only to find that the wide area network speeds and feeds were so poor as to make the entire process pointless.

pentium iii  Network which utilized Compaq Pentium III Deskpros. Attendees were assigned an id# and password from which they could access e-mail, conference events and web access; unfortunately it wasn't quite that easy. Conference Impact Conference Attendees paid $1395 (USD) to attend the annual Microsoft Tech Ed conference for administrative and development tips, in addition to viewing the latest cutting edge software and hardware. While the educational sessions went smoothly and the vendor trade show was a Read More

Will Intel Take a Loss on Each CPU, but Make It Up in Volume?


There are reports that Dell may buy AMD’s Spitfire chip. If the reports are true, then look for competition to produce lower prices.

pentium iii  as an alternative for Pentium III - class machines. However, that has not happened as yet. AMD has suffered from the perception that it's manufacturing facilities were unable to provide the same level of service that Intel's fabs were, That perception appears to be changing as AMD gets more quarters of satisfied customers under its belt. Market Impact If this deal actually gets consummated, it is really bad news for Intel. Dell has been Intel's strongest supporter in the ranks of PC manufacturers, Read More

IBM’s DB2 Tops TPC Benchmark List


Leapfrogging the rest of the transaction-processing world, IBM has posted TPC-C results more than tripling the highest current transaction-per-minute figure.

pentium iii  DB2 Universal Database, Intel Pentium III Xeon™ Processors and Microsoft's Windows 2000 achieved 440,879 Transactions Per Minute - record-breaking results in server and price performance. IBM, Intel and Microsoft joined forces on this groundbreaking effort to prove that a combination of Netfinity Servers with Pentium III Xeon (TM) processors running at 700 MHz (megahertz) with 2 MB (megabyte) L2 cache, IBM DB2 Universal Database and Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server operating system provides a Read More

I Know What You Did Last Week - But I'll Never Tell


Internet advertising is under attack from privacy advocates and private citizens as DoubleClick reveals that it can correlate surfing behavior with individual identities. DoubleClick points out that this is only possible when the personal identification is provided voluntarily. Opponents question whether the average surfer understands the implications of providing information.

pentium iii  plans to ship the Pentium III processor with a processor serial number that can be tracked by programs and Web sites. February, 1999 A New Hampshire company is found to be building a national photo database, using driver's license photographs obtained from motor license registries. The firm received funds and assistance from the U.S. Secret Service March, 1999 Private security consultant, Richard Smith finds that the Windows 98 operating system attaches a globally unique identifier (GUID) to every Read More

Intentia: Stepping Out With Fashion and Style Part One: Characteristics and Trends of the Fashion Industry


So your software vendor says that they can do fashion. You better make sure that the software features go far beyond styles, colors, and sizes. The requirements for the fashion industry are some of the most demanding and unforgiving in the world of manufacturing. If you're not careful, you may find your profits falling on the cutting floor and money being swept out with the scraps.

pentium iii  how long has the Pentium IV computer chip has been placed on PC motherboards compared to double-breasted suits? Furthermore, in somewhat of a reversal, the requirements of fashion manufacturers are being driven more by the demands of the retailers that sell the clothes than the supplier. A recent example between Levi 's and Wal-Mart highlights a developing trend. Up until the early 1990s Levi's could pretty much deliver the merchandise and retailers would sell it. Now to do business with Wal-Mart, Levi's Read More

IBM’s NetVista Joins the Appliance PC Fray


IBM debuts an extremely competitive business network appliance with its new NetVista PCs. Now if it can just fix that direct Web site...

pentium iii  $699 HP eVectra D9898T Pentium III 600 8.4 GB $999 Compaq iPaq legacy free Celeron 500 4.3GB $499 IBM has a good mix of features and values. For $200 more than Compaq's offering, you get: Larger hard drive Faster processor E-mail and application suite (Lotus Notes client & Lotus SmartSuite Millennium) IBM also includes free deployment and migration tools such as the System Migration Assistant, which collects user settings and data from an old PC and transports them to a new NetVista. The security Read More

One Year Later at Deltek: More of the Same (And Then Some More) - Part II


Part I of this blog series explained Deltek’s ebullience despite a hostile and depressed environment. The continued cash-generating operation has been complemented by in-house developments, acquisitions, and partnerships. The previous blog post also talked about the recent developments (and anticipated future developments) at Deltek’s Professional Service line of business, which is largely

pentium iii  Year Later at Deltek: More of the Same (And Then Some More) - Part II Part I of this blog series explained Deltek ’s ebullience despite a hostile and depressed environment. The continued cash-generating operation has been complemented by in-house developments, acquisitions, and partnerships. The previous blog post also talked about the recent developments (and anticipated future developments) at Deltek’s Professional Service line of business, which is largely represented by Deltek Vision [ evaluate Read More

It’s About Process (or The Ability to Be Responsive)


Because business processes are often communicated in an ad hoc and unregulated manner, it can be difficult to standardize processes across organizations, particularly larger ones. TEC analyst PJ Jakovljevic takes you on a guided tour through workflow automation—or business process management (BPM)—and shows how these solutions can help ensure standardized adoption of processes, with highlights on several key BPM vendors.

pentium iii  About Process (or The Ability to Be Responsive) TEC is divided in evaluation centers like Customer Relationship Management (CRM),Supply Chain Management (SCM), Business Process Management (BPM). BPM systems provide managers with a monitoring capacity to understand and adapt processes for improving business performance. Source: Technology Evaluation Centers Resources Related to It's About Process (or Ability to be Responsive) : Business Process Management (BPM) (Wikipedia) Workflow (Wikipedia) It's Read More

Desktop PCs: Meet the New Boss, Same as the Old Boss… (Dell)


This year, the market can be summed up as 3D: Dell Direct Desktop. In comparison, Compaq and IBM are looking a little flat.

pentium iii  Dimension XPS, with a Pentium III, is obviously the general business system. Consumer: Dimension L Business: Dimension XPS High-end: Optiplex, Precision Workstation Appliance: WebPC Dell has built the most successful PC business in the world. Far be it from us to tell them how to do it better. Although Compaq is far from down and out, we do not see Compaq regaining the lead during 2000. Compaq is retooling its sales models to be more direct. (We project only a 36% likelihood that they will be able to move Read More

Vendors Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part IV


Part I of this series analyzed the opportunities (as well as the related strings attached) stemming from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA), a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May, where Deltek decided to fill a market need and interest by convening a separate “track” that was entitled

pentium iii  Jostle and Profess Economic Stimulus Readiness - Part IV Part I of this series  analyzed the opportunities (as well as the related strings attached) stemming from the  American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) , a.k.a. the Economic Stimulus Plan. The inspiration came from my attendance of  the Deltek Insight 2009 user conference last May , where Deltek decided to fill a market need and interest by convening a separate “track” that was entitled  “Stimulus & Beyond (Navigating Read More

Mirapoint ~ ISP Messaging Solution in a Box?


The Mirapoint administration client allows you to also administer services directly. Mirapoint supports SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol), NIS (Network Information Service), SMTP (Simple Mail Transfer Protocol), POP (Post Office Protocol) and IMAP (Internet Mail Access Protocol).

pentium iii  ~ ISP Messaging Solution in a Box? Product Background Satish Ramachandran founded Mirapoint in 1997; he presently serves as President and CEO. Mirapoint's vision was to offer an all-in-one messaging appliance as opposed to a shrink-wrapped software package to be installed on existing servers. The company was incorporated in 1998 with venture capital funding from MKS ventures and WorldView Technology Partners. A third round of venture capital funding was obtained in September 1999 from Goldman Sach Read More

Is Epicor Poised to Rule the Mid-Market Retail Sector? (Part III)


Part II of this blog topic analyzed Epicor's forays into the attractive retail sector via the CRS Retail acquisition two years ago. Most recently, with the acquisition of NSB Retail Systems, Epicor has further expanded its functional footprint, market share and geographic presence in the sector. Namely, NSB added over 200 specialty retail logos, thereby more than doubling Epicor’s retail install

pentium iii   Read More

Intel Chip Shortage Continuing


Intel Corporation has yet again been unable to meet the shipment requirements of a major PC manufacturer. This time it is Dell, one of Intel's strongest allies.

pentium iii  example, replacing unavailable 450MHz Pentium III chips with more expensive 500MHz Pentium III chips. We ate that difference in order to fill the demand that we created, Meredith said. On the high-end, We didn't get the volumes we would have liked. These problems come on the heels of the highly-publicized complaints by Gateway that Intel was unable to keep up with Gateway's requirements, resulting in lost revenues for Gateway. Intel expects that its newest fabrication plant (to be called Fab 22), Read More