[Beowulf] Supercomputers - iPad versus Cray
deadline at eadline.org
Thu Mar 8 14:19:00 EST 2012
> A rather nice Register article on costs for supercomputers, adjusted to
> 2010 dollars,
> And a rather interesting cost per megaflop table on the second page.
The table is a bit silly, but as another data point, my Limulus box
can do 200 GFLOPS (running HPL) for less than $5K, that puts it at
$.025/MFLOP, or better than anything in the table.
BTW, they should be launching real soon.
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