On Tue, 11 December 2001, James Rich wrote: > > On Tue, 11 Dec 2001, Scott Klement wrote: > > > I think your benchmarks would be radically different depending on what > > you were actually benchmarking for. Database I/O would almost definitely > > favor the iSeries. Network I/O would certainly go towards one of the > > other platforms. > > Why do you believe that database i/o would be better on iSeries? If both > systems run DB2 then the only advantage I can think of is that iSeries > probably runs DB2 in kernel. I believe the common answer is that iSeries relies heavily on I/O processors. Unix (or Windows or...) apparently has no common (if any) means of supporting similar. No? Tom Liotta -- Tom Liotta The PowerTech Group, Inc. 19426 68th Avenue South Kent, WA 98032 Phone 253-872-7788 Fax 253-872-7904 http://www.400Security.com ___________________________________________________ The ALL NEW CS2000 from CompuServe Better! Faster! More Powerful! 250 FREE hours! Sign-on Now! http://www.compuserve.com/trycsrv/cs2000/webmail/
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