IBM’s Power3 to Replace P2SC: 11/17/97

  • ace P2SC
  • Published 1997
To complete its transition from POWER to PowerPC, IBM has announced the Power3 processor, a 64-bit PowerPC chip that will replace the P2SC (see MPR 8/26/96, p. 14) in its RS/6000 workstations and servers in 2H98. At last month’s Microprocessor Forum, Mark Papermaster of IBM Microelectronics described IBM’s latest design, which has its heritage in both the… CONTINUE READING