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Slow simulation: Only 50% of CPU power utilised

Question asked by Eg Gloo on Feb 12, 2016
Latest reply on Feb 12, 2016 by Jay Seaglar



I'm running a simulation study on a compression spring, which is an CPU intensive process. However, it seems that only 50% of the CPU resources are being utilised on my VM running on a 4-core machine:


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I've already allocated 4 CPUs to the VM, but SW Simulation seems to be using all 4 cores to various extents. However, the resulting load is still around 50% throughout.


Does anyone know why this is the case? Is SW Simulation somehow limited?