"As the US computer manufacturer SGI reports, one of its Altix
4700 systems has outpaced the previous STREAM Triad benchmark
record by a factor of 4, achieving a sustained memory bandwidth of
4.35 terabytes per second.
"The STREAM Triad Benchmark, developed by the University of
Virginia, is an approach to measuring memory bandwidth that employs
datasets much larger than the available cache on any given