[zeromq-dev] Multicore Magic

Brian Candler B.Candler at pobox.com
Wed Apr 28 10:00:05 CEST 2010


On Tue, Apr 27, 2010 at 10:39:52AM -0700, Brian Granger wrote:
> BUT, the other part is scalability and this is where I am still
> hopeful.  Maybe we will be stuck with horrible latency in Python
> because of this issue.  But if that latency scales well (is constant)
> with the total number of processes, we will be OK.

I agree. And in any case, to scale further you'll have to spread across
multiple boxes, and send real messages back and forth. Being able to do this
without changing the application code, Erlang style, sounds like a big win.



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