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TACC Steps Up to the MIC

Apr 21, 2011 |

Supercomputing center starts coding to Intel’s Many Integrated Core (MIC) chip.

Intel Charts Its Multicore and Manycore Future for HPC

Dec 1, 2010 |

As the high performance computing community hurtles toward the exaflop milestone, it has become clear that the natural evolution of multicore x86 CPUs won’t get the industry very far toward that goal. Manycore GPGPUs, on the other hand, do appear to be a viable path to exascale computing. So where does that leave GPU-less Intel?