In June, Hewlett-Packard will begin shipping its mx2 technology, code-named Hondo, which lets, the company said Wednesday. Though Intel builds Itanium, HP helped develop its architecture and is the chip's biggest advocate.
The mx2-enhanced Superdome server, with, will be available in July, HP said. Models that today have four, eight, and 16 processors will be augmented with mx2 in June. HP had hoped to .