March 4, 2010

HPC Madness: March Is More Cores Month

Douglas Eadline, Ph.D.

I knew this day would come, well month actually. It is the “more cores” month and an important point in HPC history. Synchronized by competitive forces, both Intel and AMD are soon to release the next level of their respective multi-core processors. Why is this different than the past? For HPC it may have some real consequences.

Full story at Linux Magazine