Linked by Thom Holwerda on Fri 28th Oct 2005 11:17 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems Herb Sutter, a software architect from Microsoft, gave a speech yesterday at In-Stat/MDR's Fall Processor Forum. Addressing a crowd mostly consisting of hardware engineers, he talked about how the software world was ill-prepared to make use of the new multicore CPUs coming from Intel and AMD.
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RE: bah
by Robocoastie on Sat 29th Oct 2005 06:43 UTC in reply to "bah"
Robocoastie
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2005-09-15

I don't have one of these new multicores but I do have a P4-HT w/EM64T and the difference in multi-tasking is simply amazing to say the least. What the future holds for multi-core/SMP is wide open I believe is what this proves.

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