Quiz: How Parallel Should Processes Be?

By Baselinemag  |  Posted 2002-11-01 Email Print this article Print
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Even today's shiny new processors can get bogged down for days in a multiterabyte data warehouse. Find out if you need to build a better processing strategy.

  TRUE FALSE
Your data warehousing requirements exceed 3 terabytes.



Your data warehousing requirements exceed 18 terabytes.

You need answers in minutes, but have to wait days.



Capacity and performance are far more important than price.



You have symmetric multiprocessing-based data marts that you want to consolidate.



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Find out more in Baseline's Primer on massively parallel processing and accelerating the data warehouse.


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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