ATI joins Intel’s Developer Network for PCI Express®

Robert Dow

In other news, ATI has underlined its commitment to PCI Xpress with an announcement that the company actively worked with Intel in the development of the new bus and that they see it as the successor to AGP as a graphics bus interface. ATI says features like virtual channels, quality of service and isochrony make PCI Express a suitable approach for graphics. Certainly, PCI Express has been suggested as a good approach for the graphics bus but we believe ATI is the first to spell it out.