Re: Best chip for Oracle AMD, INTEL, SPARC
Date: Fri, 11 Jul 2008 21:26:53 -0500
<awatkins1966_at_googlemail.com> wrote in message
> I know you are going to say that it all depends on the O/S, but if you
> can forget that for the minute, does it matter what the CPU is when
> your are compare the Intel Xeon Quads, AMD Quads and Sun SPARC chips.
> Does the cache make a big difference, since you think then SPARC /
> INTEL would be best and you would never consider AMD.
> SPARC T2 = 4 MB L2
> UltraSPARC IV = 2MB L2
> INTEL Xeon = 2MB L2
> AMD Opteron = 512K L2
Are they all the same price? Smaller cache can save you bigger cash. Received on Fri Jul 11 2008 - 21:26:53 CDT