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  What Is Java
Subject:   Would apprecitate ammo,,,
Date:   2006-03-20 10:45:41
From:   jpuopolo
Hi, all...


Our company produces large amounts of data - think financial data. We are building a system that requires us to read ~2T of data, perform complex floating-point calculations and write out about 100GB of transformed data.


There are 2 camps... C++ and Java at the company. Does anyone out there have papers (I've Googled already) that demonstrate Java's efficacy in data intensive, floating-point scenarios?


I should mention that this is a server-side application only - middleware - no GUI or client-side interaction required.


Thoughts?


Many thanks,
John