Here is a very nice entry from the Sun Developer Network on throughput computing, focusing on the Solaris operating system, and the new CoolThreads Technology build at the heart of the very new and innovative UltraSPARC processor architecture.

The content is enhanced with many examples and well explained differences between terms commonly used these days, such as CMT, SMP, LWP or core.

Read on: Maximizing Application Performance on CMT Architectures.