Help for the NUMA Weary

When you think about running on a machine with a non-uniform memory architecture (NUMA), do you think, "Cool, some memory is really close"? Or do you think, "Why are my memory latency choices bad, worse and worst"? Or are you like me and try not to think about it at all? Well for all of the above, this option rocks. Executive summary: There is a option which attempts to improve the performance of an applicationon a NUMA machine by increasing the application's use of...

Monday, May 19, 2008 | General | Read More