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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A computer that uses two or more operational units under integrated control.

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  • Way back in 1997, ran on one big piece of iron, a multiprocessor DEC Alpha box.
  • For a start, it simplifies multiprocessor initialisation, since the initial load phase happens on a single processor.
  • How, in general, would you say the kernel is doing, using any metric you'd care to use: in multiprocessor support, vis-à-vis Windows, vis-à-vis Solaris, etc? for more
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