Monthly Archives: August 2007

First SDK for creating HPC clusters using Sony PS3

Mercury Computer Systems has ported its multi-core software development kit (SDK) to Sony’s Playstation3 gaming console. The company said its “MultiCore Plus SDK for PS3 — Base Package” lets developers exploit the PS3’s powerful Cell processor for general-purpose, low-cost, high-performance … Continue reading

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Sun launches Ultrasparc 2

Sun Micrososystems is introducing Niagara 2 today, which is more officially known as the Ultrasparc 2. The new CPU has 8 cores and each one able to run up to 8 threads, making a total of 64 active threads per socket. … Continue reading

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