Reaching for Exascale

David Anderson peers into his crystal ball to predict the direction of volunteer computing, especially as new, high-speed graphics processing units come into the market:
“In summary: the combination of volunteer computing and GPUs can feasibly provide Exa-scale computing power for science in a remarkably short time frame, years ahead of other paradigms. Scientists wanting to share in this resource can do so by developing GPU-enabled applications and deploying them in BOINC-based volunteer computing projects.” Full Story


About Rich
FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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