[Beowulf] IBM Sequoia

Eloi Gaudry eg at fft.be
Wed Feb 4 11:18:01 EST 2009


Kilian CAVALOTTI wrote:
> Hi John,
>
> On Tuesday 03 February 2009 18:25:04 John Hearns wrote:
>   
>> http://www.theregister.co.uk/2009/02/03/llnl_buys_ibm_supers/
>>
>> I make this 400 cores per 1U rack unit. How is the counting being done
>> here?
>>     
>
> Even for the intermediate "development" system, Dawn, the article quotes 
> 150,000 cores in 36 racks. Which makes about 100 cores in a 1U space. That's a 
> hell of a density..
The Cell architecture could be a hit, couldn't it ?

E.

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