Lecture-20-Computing-Family-2013

Cray ibm cluster 1600 just commissioned commissioned

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Unformatted text preview: oned! commissioned! Earth Simulator by NEC Earth Parallel Processing Parallel Many Machines, especially Many Supercomputers use a technique known as parallel processing parallel It involves breaking a computational It problem into parts that can be executed in parallel and processing the parts on a network of machines that can share intermediate results intermediate The NEC Earth Simulator has 640 The processing nodes and can achieve 30 Trillion Floating Point operations per MiniComputers MiniComputers MidSized system that fills the space MidSized between Workstations (PCs) and Mainframes. Mainframes. Most servers are in the MiniComputer Mos...
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