Posts tagged ‘Performance’

Flash 10 on Ubuntu 64 bit — Significant Performance Improvement

Flash 10 just came out a few days ago, and I just installed it using the information provided on Ubuntu Forum (I used the script from here to install on my 64bit Ubuntu). Continue reading ‘Flash 10 on Ubuntu 64 bit — Significant Performance Improvement’ »

Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications – Update

In a post (Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications) I wrote at the end of last year, I compared multi-threaded scientific application performance of a Pentium 4 processor with hyper-threading enabled and a Pentium D processor, and concluded that for multi-threaded scientific applications, hyper-threaded processor helped little in terms of application performance. Continue reading ‘Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications – Update’ »

Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications

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There is no doubt that Hyper-Threading can, under certain circumstances, boost application performance. Continue reading ‘Hyper-Threading and Dual Core Performance Comparison for Computational Intensive Applications’ »