Tuesday Nov 24, 2009

Picture of the Day: Solaris Scales

A picture says more than a thousand words! Have a look at the picture below. The pictures nicely documents what scalability on a large SMP systems means.[Read More]

Monday Jan 07, 2008

Performance on SPARC CMT Servers

Dear partners, Glenn Fawcett, one of our leading engineers is starting a performance series for throughput computing on his blog.

This is an outline of what he plans to publish:

  • Overview
    • Definition of Throughput computing, multi-threading, and concurrency.
    • Examples of benchmarks that of show application throughput.
  • Explore system parallelism
    • Unix commands and parallel options
    • Concurrent builds/compiles.
    • Configuring the system for parallelism
  • Configuring applications for parallelism
    • Concurrency vs multi-threading
    • Single-Threaded jobs
  • Database parallelism with Oracle
    • Parallel loader and datapump
    • Index build parallelism
    • Concurrent processing in Oracle
    • Configuring Oracle for CMT server

He is discussing all the key topics partners have to deal with in order to scale up their applications.

- Stefan Schneider 

Wednesday Oct 17, 2007

Sun MySQL Webinar: Scaling MySQL Up To 64 Threads

I am Steve Quan, Sun's Opensource Segment Manager. I want to invite you to a webinar to learn how a Sun customer scaled their MySQL Enterprise Database to 64 threads.


Fotolog has become a Top 20 web destination using My SQL, Solaris & multithreading. Their senior MySQL DBA will explain how they scale in this InformationWeek webcast on 10/24 at 11A PT/2P ET.
Webcast Info and Registration.

Please let me know if you liked it and provide a comment!



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