Tag: Cell processor
Where else can you get a half a petaflop of computing power for around $2 million?
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The roadmap not taken.
The Roadrunner supercomputer at Los Alamos National Lab employed a hybrid Cell-Opteron architecture to be the first system to reach the petaflop milestone. But with the meteoric rise of more powerful general-purpose GPUs, the prospects for more Cell-based supercomputing may be dimming.
An in-depth look at the computational efficiency of CPUs, GPUs and the Cell processor.
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