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Spreadsheet backtesting performance and CPU power

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[2014-01-17 17:22:58]
sbsierra - Posts: 71
First I want to thank you again for great support and your great trading platform!

My question:
How much influence for the performance backtesting of spreadsheet trading systems
does the CPU power have? I backtest on a multi-core/multi-proc maschine but seeing
that SC does not use all the power the maschine has. I already optimized my spreadsheets
as described here:

http://www.sierrachart.com/index.php?l=doc/doc_Backtesting.php#ImprovingPerformanceSpreadsheets

Is there a better performance by using the "Non-.NET/CLR Version of Sierra Chart" Version?
[2014-01-18 00:29:26]
Sierra Chart Engineering - Posts: 103558
During back testing Sierra Chart is only going to use a single core. Multiple cores and multiple processors will not help.

The spreadsheets in the non-CLR version are still under development and have not been finalized. It is our objective to greatly improve the performance with them, but they may not be as good right now. Once again, at this time, the Spreadsheets in the non-CLR version, are still in the development phase.

Sierra Chart Support - Engineering Level

Your definitive source for support. Other responses are from users. Try to keep your questions brief and to the point. Be aware of support policy:
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Date Time Of Last Edit: 2014-01-18 00:29:51

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