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Message 1311334 - Posted: 29 Nov 2012, 14:08:04 UTC

Wouldn't be better to allow GPU-accelerated application for personal Supercomputing?

Recent advancement in GPU-accelerated computing technology going from Fermi architecture to Kepler architecture, which is like comparing saturn 5 rocket engine next to a warp core engine. I think it could considerably outperform the previous CUDA application for BIONIC and it would greatly benefit the SETI@Home project. It might deliver even more bang than anyone has ever thought of.

http://www.nvidia.com/object/personal-supercomputing.html

possibly something worth looking into.

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Message 1311937 - Posted: 6 Dec 2012, 21:48:41 UTC - in response to Message 1311334.

Wouldn't be better to allow GPU-accelerated application for personal Supercomputing?

Recent advancement in GPU-accelerated computing technology going from Fermi architecture to Kepler architecture, which is like comparing saturn 5 rocket engine next to a warp core engine. I think it could considerably outperform the previous CUDA application for BIONIC and it would greatly benefit the SETI@Home project. It might deliver even more bang than anyone has ever thought of.

http://www.nvidia.com/object/personal-supercomputing.html

possibly something worth looking into.

Development takes time and money. None of which are in great supply at SETI@Home at the moment.

There is work in progress in gettng the ivy bridge GPUs to work in BOINC, but not necissarily in SETI.
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