Compaq seeks to withhold Alpha licenses

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Compaq seeks to withhold Alpha licenses

Compaq has asked federal regulators to back off a demand that the company license its Alpha processor technology to competitors such as IBM and AMD.

The licensing requirement is part of a prior consent agreement Compaq reached with the Federal Trade Commission.

Compaq made the request weeks before announcing a new $500 million Alpha processor alliance with Samsung.

Details are posted in the story at www.techweb.com.

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