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DRC Energizes Smith-Waterman, Opens Door to On-Demand Service

Feb 9, 2011 |

Users of the compute-intensive Smith-Waterman algorithm, which provides fine-tuned yields from genetic sequence analysis projects, have often paid the price of expensive runs. Acceleration that can be plugged into standard servers that can run in the cloud could provide new opportunities to a broader set of researchers.

In Fermi’s Wake, a Place for FPGAs?

Oct 15, 2009 |

As HPC embraces GPUs, will reconfigurable computing fade away?