lkml.org 
[lkml]   [2003]   [Sep]   [3]   [last100]   RSS Feed
Views: [wrap][no wrap]   [headers]  [forward] 
 
Messages in this thread
/
Date
From
SubjectRe: Scaling noise
On Wed, Sep 03, 2003 at 08:16:16PM -0700, David Lang wrote:
> some of these problems can be addressed in hardware (the Opteron could be
> called SSI-NUMA that has it's partitioning layer running in hardware
> for up to 8 CPU's) but addressing it in hardware runs into scaling
> problems becouse you don't want to pay to much at the low end for the
> features you need on the high end (which is why the opteron doesn't
> directly scale to 128+ CPU's in one image)

Most of those features are just methods of connecting hardware
components.


-- wli
-
To unsubscribe from this list: send the line "unsubscribe linux-kernel" in
the body of a message to majordomo@vger.kernel.org
More majordomo info at http://vger.kernel.org/majordomo-info.html
Please read the FAQ at http://www.tux.org/lkml/

\
 
 \ /
  Last update: 2005-03-22 13:48    [from the cache]
©2003-2011 Jasper Spaans