Linked by David Adams on Wed 16th Nov 2011 18:54 UTC, submitted by rohan_p
Intel Intel is drumming up support for its latest 50-core Knights Corner and Xeon E5 server chips, which are key elements in the company's plans to scale performance while reducing power consumption moving toward an exascale supercomputer by 2018.
Permalink for comment 497508
To read all comments associated with this story, please click here.
RE: trail gpu's
by Lennie on Thu 17th Nov 2011 13:37 UTC in reply to "trail gpu's"
Member since:

From the article:

"The Knights Corner chip mixes standard x86 CPU cores with specialized cores and works as an accelerator alongside the CPU to boost parallel application performance."

So maybe these are GPU(-like) or even more specialized.

Reply Parent Score: 2