It would be good if someone could do a database benchmark for some
of the larger parts.
Something else worth mentioning... a lot of work is being done to
improve PostgreSQL scalability for larger numbers of CPUs. If
you're looking at anything over 4 cores, I recommend going to 8.3
Hmm. Sounds like you know a lot about database stuff (database
architect!), maybe you would be a perfect candidate for the
If someone had comparable AMD and Intel machines, sure.
Decibel!, aka Jim C. Nasby, Database Architect deci...@decibel.org
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