Re: NT soon to surpass Linux in specweb99 performance?

From: Walter Hofmann (
Date: Thu Feb 01 2001 - 15:18:20 EST

On Thu, 01 Feb 2001, Gregory Maxwell wrote:

> Looks like TUX caught MS's attention:
> Anyone know if their method of achieveing this is as flexible as TUX, or is
> their "SWC 3.0" simply mean 'spec web cheat' and involve implimenting the
> specweb dyanmic stuff in x86 assembly in their microkernel? :)

SWC = Scaleable Web Cache has more information about
SWC 2.0. Microsoft published SpecWeb96 results for IIS+SWC 2.0, but not
for SpecWeb99. I would guess that SWC 2.0 didn't help performance for
dynamic content.

Looks like they fixed this with SWC 3.0.

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