Codetuning on a 32-way Itanium 2 SGI Altix machine

So this morning we played with these nifty dual Itanium 2 HP Servers…and now this: After a short talk with Intel my colleague Matej got access to an SGI Altix 3000 Supercomputer.

they look like that… nice ain’t it?

And because we’re just playing with that machine and there’s no benchmarking or anything like that done until now here are some “juicy facts” straigt from bash:

and the CPU Info of one CPU…:

does anyone know why the BogoMIPS are that low?
Itanium 2 32 Bit CPU Emulation?

oh and there’s some storage space:

More on that … later 😉