Re: OT Discussion- Priority of Performance Tuning...

From: Norman Dunbar <>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2011 07:47:28 +0100
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Morning all,

On 26/10/11 22:36, Herring Dave - dherri wrote:
> But if you don't throw more hardware at it, you'll hurt the hardware industry. :-) I think it's all a secret deal between software and hardware COs. Write bad code so there's a need for more powerful hardware. Now with all this powerful hardware, we can run more bad code.

Norm's Law: Software efficiency halves every 18 months thus compensating for Moore's Law.



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