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December 09, 2006

Sun to do 16 cores first

CNet reporting on the new 16 core sparc chips. Good to see they are focusing on per core throughput as well as aggregate throughput.

http://news.com.com/Sun+puts+16+cores+on+its+Rock+chip/2100-1006-6141961.html?part=dht&tag=nl.e703

Might be an idea to start a single threaded benchmark and start tracking its performance on current and these multi-core chips.

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