sponsored by HP, Intel, & VMware
Posted:  15 Jun 2007
Published:  01 Apr 2007
Format:  PDF
Length:  11  Page(s)
Type:  White Paper
Language:  English
ABSTRACT:
Quad-core technology uses four separate logical processing units on a single processor that shares memory, I/O, and caching.. The quad core processor can simultaneously handle multiple threads that can help reduce latency when more than one thread per application or more than one application is running.

Read this IDC white paper and learn more about quad-core technology:

  • How quad-core technology affects customers
  • Why IT should care about quad-core processors
  • IT and business benefits of multicore, multithreaded systems
  • Challenges and opportunities



Authors

Matthew Eastwood

Kenneth Cayton



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High Performance Computing | Multi-core Processors | Multi-threading | Parallel Processing | Server Hardware

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