Itanium vs. Power Architecture: More Bunk from the Itanium Solutions Alliance

Itanium vs Power Architecture

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By sharing processor resources among threads at a very fine granularity, a simultaneous multithreading processor (SMT) renders thread-level parallelism (TLP) and
instruction-level parallelism (ILP) operationally equivalent. Under what circumstances are they performance equivalent?
ILP versus TLP on SMT

Itanium® 2-based Solutions versus Sun’s SPARC® Architecture
Itanium® 2-based Solutions versus Sun’s SPARC® Architecture

Intel Architecture—based Servers
Intel Architecture Based Servers

Evaluating Performance of BLAST on Intel Xeon and Itanium2 Processors
Evaluating Performance of BLAST on Intel Xeon and Itanium2 Processors

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