networking options

John Brookes johnb at
Thu Sep 26 10:39:36 PDT 2002

Further to Dan's (of Quadrics) post, I have one further clarification. The
numbers Richard gave (below) do actually apply to MPI comms.

Richard Walsh wrote:
> OK. Your most obvious choices in 2002 with rough performance estimates
> (these are generally better-than MPI numbers) are:
>     7. Quadrics**      		~300 Mbytes/sec
> ~4-5    usecs

Now, if we take a look at the price/perf.... :)


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