Date: Fri, 22 Mar 1996 09:12:49 -0800
Sender: "SAS(r) Discussion" <SAS-L@UGA.CC.UGA.EDU>
From: "S., James" <JAMES@UCRAC1.UCR.EDU>
Subject: Re: Re: What happened at SUGI 21?
Thomas Skinner writes in part:-
:Paul OldenKamp wrote in part:
:>The Scaleable Performance Data Server was shown with a plug from Scott =
:>McNealy of Sun Microsystems.
:Was there any mention of a port of this to other vendors' SMP architectures such
:as the HP PA-RISC, Intel (Sequent, AT&T GIS, Unisys, etceteras?) How about MPP
:architectures (Intel Pentium Pro(TM) based supercomputers, IBM SP/2 DEEP BLUE?)
If my recollection serves me right (blame my poor memory on that 'kick back'
session...), SI said they'd port to multi-threaded Oses that support SMP.
I sort of remember them specifically saying that HP is NOT a threaded OS,
so I guess that rules out HP for now.