For those who do not know, Thunderbolt is a technology for both the sending and receiving of flow at speeds that exceed even those of the USB 3.0 standard and for all devices connected with a Thunderbolt cable.
Thunderbolt is a technology co-developed with Apple and was revealed to the public in early 2011 by Apple in the same year. A technology that is currently found on all recent Apple Products. However. This technology is not exclusive to Apple because Thunderbolt is also available with PC manufacturers such as Acer or Lenovo.
Intel plans to integrate the new version of Thunderbolt, codenamed "Falcon Ridge" in its next generation chipset. All will end integrated and available in different products by the end of 2013 for a formal launch in early 2014.