Development Quiz: Which Processor Do I Need? By David F. Carr - September 10, 2003 Share Facebook Twitter Linkedin 1. We can easily compile and optimize the application we want to deploy for 64-bit processing. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 2. Others have used this or a similar application successfully on 64-bit platforms. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 3. Floating-point calculations comprise a large part of what the application does. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 4. The application sometimes needs to hold more than 4 GB of memory on the processor at a given time. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 5. Our technology staff has experience working with 64-bit platforms. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 6. The number of users or transactions for this application could increase rapidly to reach volumes that we cant predict. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 7. The application incorporates a security gateway that must process complex encryption algorithms instantaneously. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 8. Multithreading isnt fast enough; we need a platform that can run queries in parallel. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 9. Its quite likely that we will soon need a server with more than eight processors. TRUE FALSE 1. 2. 10. Our applications are highly specialized or technical. TRUE FALSE 1. 2.