Dual processors will boost performance in almost any environment. The key here is
to find your "slowest" link and improve that. If you have a system that is "busy"
then chances are the dual-processor will increase performance greatly. Our Dual
System supports 50 users and houses our internal databases. Lot's of I/O, lots of
Disk Activity, lots of Network activity and lots of Processes. Our speed increased
> I am in the process of drawing up a specification for a Pentium 166 based SCO
> network. I've got the option of single or dual processor motherboard, but
> before I decide I would welcome others experiences.
> Does SCO OS5 Enterprise benifit from a second processor, if so what sort of
> performance increase could I expect to see?
> The machine will have 64MB of ram would I be better off adding more ram rather
> than the additional cpu?
> Please E-Mail direct in addition to posting.
> Many thanks in advance
> Ian Mc.