Researchers Measure Impact of ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’ Patches on HPC Workloads

Computer scientists from the Center for Computational Research, State University of New York (SUNY), University at Buffalo have examined the effect of Meltdown and Spectre security updates on the performance of popular HPC applications and benchmarks and are sharing their results in a paper, available on arXiv.org. Their method was to use the application kernel … Continue reading Researchers Measure Impact of ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’ Patches on HPC Workloads