Sun’s Chip Multithreading

August 22, 2007

Chip Multithreading. CMT, as Sun calls it, is the use of hardware to assist in the execution of multiple simultaneous tasks – even on a single processor. This excellent tutorial on Sun’s Developer site explains the technology, and why throughput has become more important than absolute speed in the enterprise.

Source: Digg.com – Posted by: tommytrc

Link to Story: http://developers.sun.com/solaris/articles/chip_multi_thread.html

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