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Un millione di chip per ATi

ATi ha spedito il suo millionesimo chip nativo PCI Express. Ecco il comunicato:

ATI Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: ATYT; TSX: ATY) today shipped its one millionth
native PCI Express visual processing unit (VPU), speeding the industry transition
to PCI Express. ATI and its board partners continue to be the consumers’ only
source for PCI Express visual processors.

ATI launched its full family of PCI Express graphics solutions on June
1 at COMPUTEX, including the RADEON(tm) X300, RADEON(tm) X600 and RADEON(tm)
X800 for consumer and commercial customers and the FireGL(tm) V3100, FireGL(tm)
V3200, FireGL(tm) V5100 and FireGL(tm) V7100 for professional customers. These
graphics cards are currently shipping to OEM and system integrator customers
worldwide.

"Since the outset of the PCI Express initiative, our aim was to deliver
a top-to-bottom family of PCI Express graphics cards to our OEM customers, hastening
the PCI Express transition," said Rick Bergman, Senior Vice President Marketing
and General Manager, Desktop, ATI Technologies. "PCI-E is a major innovation
in the computer architecture and there is a rapid transition in the market to
this bus standard. Our huge success in winning the OEM PCI Express business
attests to the fact that our PCI Express products are robust, high-performing
and are a cut above the rest."

ATI has co-validated its PCI Express solutions with every major chipset
vendor, motherboard manufacturer and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) in
the industry to ensure mutual compatibility and interoperability. ATI continues
to work with its technology partners to hasten the transition to PCI Express.
For more information on ATI’s PCI Express products please visit http://www.ati.com.