Re: sun4v vs. sun4u



On Jun 25, 11:21 am, Frank Winkler <frank-use...@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
wrote:


We're about to offer some machines to a customer. He wants to replace old
boxes doing networking stuff (FW, proxy, etc.) by new ones and I was
wondering what CPU is the better choice. I suppose those apps will mostly
do integer ops so a T[12]000 would be fine? OTOH, I'm not sure how good
CheckPoint, squid and the like are in multi-threading ...

I think that would be a canoncal example of where they'd be a win, yes.

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