Evolution (or Eulogy) of Alpha Microprocessors
Allen J. Baum received his BSEE and MSEE from MIT in 1974. He joined Digital Equipment Corp. in 1996 and is currently working on IA64 architectures at Intel.
He has worked previously worked on the processor architecture of the Alpha 21364 at Digital and Compaq, and the StrongArm SA1500 at Digital. Prior to that he worked on the Newton, Apple I & II, and RISC architectures at Apple, and was a member of the original PA-RISC architecture team at Hewlett-Packard.
He is currently chair of IEEE Technical Committee on Microprocessors and Microcomputers, and is the holder of 17 patents in the area of processor architecture.