Reply to post: Re: 12 actual and 12 virtual cores

IBM details PowerPC microserver aimed at square kilometre array

Lennart Sorensen

Re: 12 actual and 12 virtual cores

It is a 12 core CPU with the ability to run 2 threads at once on each core. No different than what intel does with hyperthreading on many of their CPUs.

So 12 physical cores, 24 virtual cores. Your OS would see 24 CPUs.

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