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Old 2021-08-07, 00:03   #45
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Originally Posted by frmky View Post
One node with 2 x Cavium ThunderX2 CN9980 32-core 64-bit ARM cpus and DDR4 memory.

VBITS = 64 2h 57m
VBITS = 128 2h 1m
VBITS = 256 2h 2m
By VBITS do you mean #threads running on the CPU? (The 9980 is like the Intel KNL, in supporting up to 4 threads per core).

Just curious, how much might such a beast cost? (Need not be new.) The bare CPUs can be had for reasonably low cost, but what kind of motherboard are we talking? Looks like it uses standard server-type DDR4 RAM, at least.
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