The system has 8 CPUs w/ 32 GB - I'm hoping to see some benefit to large caches -
Am I missing something key with postgreSQL?
Yes - we have seen with oracle 64 bit that there can be as much as a 10% hit moving from 32 - but we make it up big time with large db-buffer sizes that drastically


Well for Opteron you should also gain from the very high memory bandwidth and the fact that it has I believe "3" FP units per CPU.

Sincerely,

Joshua D. Drake
--
Your PostgreSQL solutions company - Command Prompt, Inc. 1.800.492.2240
PostgreSQL Replication, Consulting, Custom Programming, 24x7 support
Managed Services, Shared and Dedicated Hosting
Co-Authors: plPHP, plPerlNG - http://www.commandprompt.com/

---------------------------(end of broadcast)---------------------------
TIP 1: subscribe and unsubscribe commands go to [EMAIL PROTECTED]

Reply via email to