GPUs come to CERN's aid
Published in Graphics
Thursday, 18 June 2020 11:23

GPUs come to CERN's aid


Works with AMD or NVIDIA cards

A major physics experiment, the Large Hadron Collider beauty experiment, will be processed on a farm of GPUs for the first time in a bid to save a lot of cash and decrease the cluster size and process data at speeds up to 40 Tbit/s.

AMD’s Zen-based Opteron will have 32 cores
Published in PC Hardware
Thursday, 11 February 2016 12:04

AMD’s Zen-based Opteron will have 32 cores


8 channel DDR-4 support

A computer engineer at CERN has leaked information about AMD’s doings for Operon after Zen becomes its architecture of choice.