Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 3rd Dec 2009 22:25 UTC
Intel "Intel's experimental 48-core 'single-chip cloud computer' is the latest step in multicore processing. Intel officials say such a chip will greatly improve performance and efficiency in future data centers, and will lead to new applications and interfaces between users and computers. Intel plans to have 100 or more chips in the hands of IT companies and research institutes next year to foster research into new software. Intel, AMD and others are rapidly growing the number of cores on a single silicon chip, with both companies looking to put eight or more cores on a chip in 2010."
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RE: The problem is the software
by Kochise on Fri 4th Dec 2009 09:16 UTC in reply to "The problem is the software"
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Erlang @ just do that kind of stuff, massive multi-core programming, and with ease and elegance ;)


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Lennie Member since:

I've just not been able to get used to the syntax yet.

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