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a business engaged in processing agricultural products and preparing them for market

someone who processes things (foods or photographs or applicants etc

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Some demolition contractors may question whether they will sacrifice power or performance for the versatility that universal processors offer.
AMD plans to introduce a dual-core version of the AMD Athlon 64 FX processor when multi-threaded software games are available to take advantage of its benefits.
Each processor runs a link-cell program corresponding to a particular domain of the simulation box.
The current Octane2 comes with either a single or dual MIPS R14000A 600 MHz or 550 MHz processor, both with 2 MB secondary cache.
As the lukewarm reception for Itanium has demonstrated, 64-bit applications remain scarce--and Intel had that processor under development with Hewlett-Packard for 10 years before its introduction.
With the simultaneous introduction of the new AMD Athlon 64 X2 dual-core processor 6000+, AMD remains a leading-edge provider of technology that offers end-users the performance they seek, while delivering the unwavering level of quality they have come to expect from AMD.
AMD64 technology is designed to deliver the higher performance of a multi-core processor in the same power envelope and the same infrastructure as a single-core AMD64 processor.
To address the need for high performance processing in the data plane (in-line) and the control plane (exception path), system designers need to evaluate not only the speed, or frequency, of the processor solution, but also the headroom and intelligence on the chip to support features such as TCP checksum and deep packet examination and manipulation.
This is in addition to the Mobile AMD Sempron[TM] processor Model 3500+ and the AMD Turion[TM] 64 X2 dual-core mobile technology Model TL-52 recently announced in January.
In the past year, the Blackfin Processor has been designed into thousands of applications such as automotive driver assistance and telematics systems, wireless handsets, security and surveillance cameras, networked media players, IP set-top boxes, biometric sensing devices and videophones.
264 or VC1 video standards and companies developing wireless baseband processing devices targeting the next generation WiMAX or LTE (next-generation W-CDMA) wireless standards can benefit the most from the new capabilities in Processor Designer.
Direct Connect Architecture directly connects the memory controller and I/O to the central processor unit, improving overall system performance and efficiency.
Tensilica's advanced configurable processor technology enables designers to mimic RTL-like hardware inside the processor data path, which provides the performance throughput needed for complex, demanding tasks such as audio and video processing and packet processing.
AMD has announced new additions to the AMD Opteron processor family--Models 148, 248 and 848--enabling servers and workstations to simultaneously provide cutting-edge 32-bit performance and 64-bit capability.
1 models support both the Diamond Standard series of processors and designer-defined Xtensa processor configurations, including all designer-defined customizations.