[Beowulf] IBM Sequoia

Lawrence Stewart larry.stewart at sicortex.com
Wed Feb 4 10:01:44 PST 2009


John Hearns wrote:
> 2009/2/4 Bruno Coutinho <coutinho at dcc.ufmg.br>:
>   
>> Each compute card could have a octa core processor and some memory chips.
>> Like Blue Gene/P, each node card could have 16 compute cards and each card
>> will be 2U high (but they will put two sideways like older Blue Genes).
>> So they can pack 100 cores in a 1U space without magic! :)
>>
>> But cool this thing will now be easy.
>> Probably they will use something like refrigerated doors (or walls).
>>     
>
>   
BlueGene/P is already 23 KW/rack, IIRC, or that might be /L



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-Larry / Sector IX

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