Dominant Duo: Wintel Through The Years

Wintel For Workstations

Way back in 1999, Microsoft and Intel held a joint Workstation Leadership Forum to promote the Wintel platform for workstations. The event featured Microsoft's Bill Gates and Intel's Craig Barrett, who were then the CEOs of their respective companies. The pair touted the ascendance of systems using Intel chips and Windows NT over RISC-based architectures in the workstation market.

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