Got an email from AMD late last night letting me know that AMD would be providing an update on Istanbul today, this follows news earlier this week that AMD is getting revved up to start shipping, possibly earlier than expected. AMD had this to say, and pointed us toward some resources for more info
Tomorrow we’ll provide an update on the upcoming six-core server processor, codenamed “Istanbul.” The silicon is healthy and we’re targeting a launch in 2H09.
If you’re interested, the following assets provide additional information.
Interestingly, the images are hosted at Flickr. Go team Web 2.0.