[Beowulf] zram usage
prentice.bisbal at rutgers.edu
Thu May 1 12:55:42 PDT 2014
I thought SanDisk had a product out. I know of some products will be out
soon, but that's under NDA so I can't be more specific.
On 05/01/2014 03:27 PM, atchley tds.net wrote:
> Can you find any NVMe anywhere?
> On Thu, May 1, 2014 at 3:18 PM, Prentice Bisbal
> <prentice.bisbal at rutgers.edu <mailto:prentice.bisbal at rutgers.edu>> wrote:
> On 05/01/2014 07:31 AM, John Hearns wrote:
> I'm my eternal quest for more RAM , has anyone used zram with
> HPC applications?
> I suppose any gains would depend on how sparse /compressible
> the data you are holding in RAM is.
> If you're on an eternal quest for more RAM, have you looked at
> using an NVMe SSD device, or an UltraDIMM? They may not perform as
> fast as RAM, but you can get a lot more space for less money, so
> the capacity may make up for the shortfall in performance.
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