How many licenses are used for multiple CPU turbo runs?

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The formula for license use based upon CPU count in multi threaded jobs is:


licenses = floor((CPU_count + 3) / 4) + 1)


where 'floor' is the same as the least integer function. For example, 2 to 4 CPUs will require 2 licenses; 13 to 16 CPUs will require 5 licenses.



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