Appearances of the Birthday Paradox in High Performance Computing

26 Sep 2019 Eijkhout Victor Myers Margaret McCalpin John

We give an elementary statistical analysis of two High Performance Computing issues, processor cache mapping and network port mapping. In both cases we find that, as in the birthday paradox, random assignment leads to more frequent coincidences than one expects a priori... (read more)

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