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Intel is worlcing with the latest technology in their quest for speed BBUL or 'Bumpless Build-Up Layer' packaging will be the key to achieving Intel's previously quoted 20GHz chip within the next few years.
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O VIA is making a minor comeback in the unforgiving world of PC processors with their upcoming 'Pentium 4 clone', codenamed the CZA.
Since VIA will be using key design concepts found in the P4, there may be friction from Intel in the form of further lawsuits against the company.
The CZA will surface in 2003, manufactured in a 0.10-micron process.