Tag Archives: Supercomputer

Odroid-C2 Performance and Order

A brief look at high performance computing evaluation methods, and how they apply to some dinky nano-pi or micro sized boards, plus why I bought an Odroid-C2 for the next addition to the stack… Continue reading

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Personal TeraFlop Climate Simulator for How Much?

How much would it take to make your “Own Private Teraflop” supercomputer for weather and climate simulations? What has Moore’s Law done to the “Record” of “IBM’s ASCI Red” breaking the “Teraflop Barrier” in 1997? It was still running in 2006 during the peak of the Climate Model Hype (and runs) so is the right size. Continue reading

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Lego Pi Parallel SuperComputing

An interesting approach to cluster computing and ‘supercomputer’ architecture using Raspberry Pi and Legos… Continue reading

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