Bipolar Integrated Technology Inc, Beaverton, Oregon has come out with the first ECL implementation of Sun Microsystems’ Sparc RISC architecture, claiming the six-chip set to be the world’s fastest microprocessor, enabling desktop workstations to run at three to four times the speed of those out today. The BIT Sparc is claimed to run at over 65 MIPS and a peak 40 MFLOPS. Bipolar is offering samples now, volume early next year, but didn’t give a price for the set.
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