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Sun’s Niagara2 Processor

More and more information about the upcoming Niagara2 Processor is on the web.

What’s new about the Ultrasparc T2 Processor?

  • 2nd generation CMT (Chip Multi-Threading) processor
  • 8 Sparc Cores, 4MB shared L2 cache; Supports concurrent execution of 64 threads
  • 2x UltraSparc T1′s throughput performance
  • 10x UltraSparc T1′s improvement in Floating Point throughput performance
  • Two 10G Ethernet ports on chip

Hope to see some SPECjAppServer2004 results for Niagara2 servers with Glassfish oder Bea Weblogic, soon.