Countdown to mainstream 64-bit computing 

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Hi – Patrick in product marketing. When I first wrote here weeks ago, I never would have guessed that the forecast for the NHL would be worse than the forecast for Itanium. Talk about hitting you where it hurts. The NHL is sinking like a ship in icy waters. Hockey-talk god Howard Berger hit the nail…Read more

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Allchin updates Windows x64 timing 

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Hi. Patrick O’Rourke here – I am also a Product Manager over in the Windows Server Division.  I’m writing because Cactus league isn’t in full bloom yet, and I’m still waiting for Gary and Bob to be fired so I can be interested in the NHL again. I was watching news from Intel’s Dev Forum, and…Read more

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Baseball & Benchmarks 

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Baseball is great for statistics. Every game is like a miniature numbers factory, generating batting averages, on-base percentages, earned-run averages—you name it. For fans, these numbers constitute the game outside the game: when the lights go out and the players have all gone home, the fans continue the battle using statistics for ammunition. In the…Read more

Let the games begin… 

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My name is John Borozan and I’m the Product Manager for Microsoft’s 64-Bit Editions of Window Server 2003.  We are launching this Weblog to allow the members of our Windows Server team to be in more direct contact with the IT community through frequent updates to this blog. I am extremely passionate about our 64-Bit…Read more

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