I’ve been hinting at, and alluding to a benchmark we (the day job) ran on a new product for a while. I took a month to rerun these tests, verifying everything. I wanted to make sure that we got this right.
Because these are big numbers.
Then we sat on it for another month.
Give us time to reflect, what will people’s reaction be?
We slowly leaked a few pointers to people. The reaction has been incredible.
Before I provide the link, let me ask you, do you play poker? Poker is a game of asymmetrical information. That which is known, versus that which you suspect of others, or that which you wish to hold close. The cards you will see below, one might assume would be our fastest possible result. I wouldn’t bet on that assumption. In fact, I’d bet against it.
[vacation edition: posted from an undisclosed location somewhere off 9A in Fishkill NY, after leaving a really bad airbnb experience in Scarsdale NY] Here Russell from Scalable Informatics and Rich from InsideHPC (check em out!) talk about STAC M3 benchmarks, siCloud (aka ‘the beast‘), and some of the capability class tests we ran. More later, … Read moreISC13 video