[erlang-questions] Erlang multicore on AMD: 24 cores (48 pseudocores)
Fri Apr 20 04:51:46 CEST 2012
What is your bottleneck?
Amount of DRAM?
Available bandwidth to DRAM?
L1, L2 or L3 cache?
Floating point performance?
Hard-to-predict branchy logic code?
Depending on what the problem is you're trying to solve, different
architectures and ways of slicing the work will perform differently.
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On Wed, Apr 18, 2012 at 2:16 AM, Max Lapshin <> wrote:
> I have a computing task, which can be parallelized into 50 independent
> I want to buy an 24 core Opteron-based computer for this and I want to
> understand, if erlang will be able to use all these
> cores effectively. This task is launched as 50 independent processes
> that just work with their private set of data.
> Maybe it is better to buy 6 computers with 4-core intel core i5, or
> better to test?
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