U.S. Plans Supercomputer Push – WSJ.com

U.S. Plans Supercomputer Push – WSJ.com.

Those new-fangled GPUs, like the ones with 48 parallel “shader” processors (or 128, 256 or more) that  I have in my already somewhat obsolete gaming PC are to be used in the latest US Super computer design.

This isn’t a new idea, it’s been done before by Several Asian countries which  developed 3 of the top 5 fastest super computers are based on GPU chips – China and Japan



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: