These guys have put together an overview of the Itanium processor. Worth a peak... "Mainly aimed at the server market along side its workstation CPU, Willamette, software support for this new CPU will be overwhelming with versions of Linux and Windows 2000 on the way. But more on that later. Interested? Wanna know more? "
FULL STORY @ I-HARDWARE (http://www.insanehardware.com/reviews/hardware/itanium/)