Processor Scalability and Linux

JD jd1008 at
Sun Aug 8 17:36:31 UTC 2010

  On 08/08/2010 10:21 AM, Michael Miles wrote:
> I myself was going to replace my Phenom 2 965 with the 1090T as it was a
> simple chip replacement but I decided to wait for the Bulldozer series.
> The 1090T is a big improvement but in reality it is only a Phenom 2 with
> 2 more cores added.
> The bulldozer seems like it is going to open some major doors as far as
> scalability and just the idea of having 16 cores Hyper threaded to 32
> threads is very appealing to me.
> Yes, the board will need replacing and ram too  but I think it will be
> worth the wait.

So what will you do with all that processing power?

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