[Beowulf] RE: programming multicore clusters
toon.knapen at fft.be
Fri Jun 15 06:17:16 PDT 2007
Mark Hahn wrote:
> unless most of your IPC is this kind of async, unsync, passive data
> reference, I wouldn't think twice: go MPI. the current media frenzy
> about multicore systems (nothing new!) doesn't change the picture much.
Because of everybody going multi-core, everybody is pushing to go
multi-threading to exploit these architectures (e.g. the gaming-world
and many more). IIUC you're saying that MPI might better exploit these
architectures? Interesting POV!
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