SYSTEM NEWS FOR SUN USERS
Vol 123 Issue 2 2008-05-12 Article 19925 from section "Servers"

Beats the Competition by a Factor of 2.7

Lawrence Spracklen was impressed by the SPECweb05 performance of the
UltraSPARC T2 processor, as he reports in his blog, especially its
performance on the 100 percent HTTPS banking workload. What he
discovered was that a single-socket UltraSPARC T2 processor provides
equivalent performance to 4-socket x64 systems containing Quad-core
processors, which means that, on a per socket basis, the UltraSPARC
T2 outperforms the competition by over 2.7X.

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