Archive For August, 2012

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Testing Manycore Scaling with Simics

A few years ago, I did a Simics demo where I tested the scalability of a multithreaded program as the target hardware went from two to four to eight cores. Unfortunately, I could not take it beyond that point, since the hardware platform that I used simply did not allow for more than eight cores. Now, with the Simics Quick…