Hot Rod for SPARC 5

Hot Rod for SPARC 5

Post by Bill Voigh » Fri, 21 Aug 1998 04:00:00



Sports Fans,

We have a 110 MHzSPARC 5 web server maxed out w/256MB RAM, currently
showing about 50% CPU load at times when usage is high.    Because of an
anticipated up-to-fourfold increase in volume, we've purchased an Ultra
10 w/512MB memory and a 300MHz processor.

Although the Ultra 10 may make it into production in time, there is a
possibility we'll have to use the SPARC 5 for a time.  I seem to
remember some ads for hotrodding SPARC chips, but I can't for the life
of me remember where- ain't the loss of short term memory great.  I've
looked in a number of places without success (I'm still looking).

Does anyone out there have  experience with/knowledge of such animals?
For those who would like to email me at work my work email is

Thanks,

BV

 
 
 

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