October 15, 2008

Reaching For the Exa-Scale

David Anderson

At the Exa-scale, clusters and supercomputers run into problems with power consumption and heat dissipation, so this level of computing using these approaches is probably many years away. However, there may be a much faster and cheaper path to Exa-scale, using a combination of volunteer computing and graphics processing units.

Full story at International Science Grid This Week

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