Re: new clients

Justin Dolske (
Fri, 6 Jun 1997 15:35:02 -0400 (EDT)

On Fri, 6 Jun 1997, Bret J. Musser wrote:

> While we are congratulating everyone on the new clients, let me add
> that the new HP-UX client is dramatically faster. On our machines,
> performance has increased 2-3 times! Before we were struggling along at
> 80-100 Kkeys/sec; now, we are now getting 200-350 Kkeys/sec.

The HP PA2.0 client, which will ship shortly, is *really* fast. On the
780/C180 systems I've tested it on, I get about 2.4 million keys/sec. Not
too bad! :-) Anyone know some people at HP? SGI and Sun are really getting
involved, surely HP has a few machines...

Justin Dolske <URL:>
Graduate Fellow / Research Associate at The Ohio State University, CIS Dept.
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