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From:Jim Starkey Date:November 4 2008 5:20pm
Subject:Network vs. Disk
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Cheap servers (quad core Intel) can send 39,.000 messages through a 
switch per second without breaking a sweat (measured between WinXP and 
64 bit Linux both running Q9450 quad-core Intel processors @ 2.66 GHz).  
A disk with an average access time of 6 milliseconds can sustain 166 
operations per second.

What does this suggest about the future of database systems built around 
Network vs. DiskJim Starkey4 Nov
  • Re: Network vs. DiskBrian Aker5 Nov
  • Re: Network vs. DiskJames Day5 Nov
Re: Network vs. DiskJim Starkey5 Nov