Message-passing performance of various computers

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This report compares the performance of different computer systems message passing. Latency and bandwidth are measured on Convex, Cray, IBM, Intel, KSR, Meiko, nCUBE, NEC, SGI, and TMC multiprocessors. Communication performance is contrasted with the computational power of each system. The comparison includes both shared a memory computers as well as networked workstation cluster.

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Dongarra, J.J. & Dunigan, T.H. February 1, 1996.

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This report compares the performance of different computer systems message passing. Latency and bandwidth are measured on Convex, Cray, IBM, Intel, KSR, Meiko, nCUBE, NEC, SGI, and TMC multiprocessors. Communication performance is contrasted with the computational power of each system. The comparison includes both shared a memory computers as well as networked workstation cluster.

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19 p.

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OSTI as DE96008000

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  • Other Information: PBD: Feb 1996

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  • Other: DE96008000
  • Report No.: ORNL/TM--13006
  • Grant Number: AC05-84OR21400
  • DOI: 10.2172/219525 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 219525
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc673143

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  • February 1, 1996

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Dongarra, J.J. & Dunigan, T.H. Message-passing performance of various computers, report, February 1, 1996; Tennessee. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc673143/: accessed August 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.