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Windows 7 to Offer Better Hyper-Threading Support
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Written by Daniel   
Friday, 15 May 2009 11:23

Improved hardware and software compatibility one of the top three goals of Windows 7 development

Shane McGlaun (Blog) - May 15, 2009 11:41 AM

Microsoft is working hard to make things better for the launch of Windows 7 following the lukewarm reception to Windows Vista. Vista was plagued with early hardware and software incompatibility issues that were one of the main reasons enterprise customers refused to migrate from XP.

Microsoft says that among the improvements in Windows 7 is better support for Hyper-Threading according to Microsoft's Bill Veghte. Veghte says that Microsoft has been working closely with Intel to beef up Windows 7’s support for Hyper-Threading. Hyper-Threading it a technique used by Intel to allow processing tasks to be divided among multiple cores on a processor. [Daily Tech...]   [Comments...]

 

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