[Beowulf] China Wrests Supercomputer Title From U.S.

Morton, Scott SMorton at hess.com
Thu Oct 28 23:14:18 EDT 2010


Yes, the petroleum industry is using GPUs in production.  At Hess Corporation, we have our main seismic imaging codes running in production on nvidia GPUs.  I have several presentations you can find on the internet, if you want details.

There are several other companies with some similar success.  WesternGeco/Schlumberger gave two presentations at nvidia's recent GPU technology conference on their efforts and successes.

Scott Morton
Hess Corporation


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On Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 05:51:26PM +0100, Igor Kozin wrote:

> Incidentally, does anyone know existing _production_ GPU clusters used not
> for development but to run jobs by ordinary users?

That depends on whether you call Cell a GPU. And whether you think
RoadRunner has reached production, and if its users are ordinary or
not.

-- greg


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