Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 20th Jun 2011 23:34 UTC
Hardware, Embedded Systems SGI hopes by 2018 to build supercomputers 500 times faster than the most powerful today, using specially designed accelerator chips made by Intel. SGI hopes to bring a massive performance boost to its supercomputers through highly parallel processors based on Intel's MIC (many integrated cores) architecture.
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RE[2]: supe
by Kivada on Tue 21st Jun 2011 15:13 UTC in reply to "RE: supe"
Kivada
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2010-07-07

n00b question then, so whats that mean for even AMD's next lineup of server CPUs? They're going to be 16 cores a socket, commonly up to 4 sockets per board.

So Linux wont be able to make full use of a single box anymore then?

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