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L1 cache reference 0.5 ns

Branch mispredict 5 ns

L2 cache reference 7 ns

Mutex lock/unlock 100 ns

Main memory reference 100 ns

Compress 1K bytes with Zippy 10,000 ns

Send 2K bytes over 1 Gbps network 20,000 ns

Read 1 MB sequentially from memory 250,000 ns

Round trip within same datacenter 500,000 ns

Disk seek 10,000,000 ns

Read 1 MB sequentially from network 10,000,000 ns

Read 1 MB sequentially from disk 30,000,000 ns

Send packet CA->Netherlands->CA 150,000,000 ns