Sikorsky plays killer copter sim on SGI Altix UV 1000

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Sikorsky plays killer copter sim on SGI Altix UV 1000

Unread postby jan-jaap » Fri Feb 03, 2012 7:43 am

Now this is a deep dark secret, so everybody keep it quiet :)
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Re: Sikorsky plays killer copter sim on SGI Altix UV 1000

Unread postby GL1zdA » Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:52 am

576 cores in 3 racks? If these are 8 core 7500 Xeons then it means 72 sockets. They have 3 racks (6 IRUs) which can have 192 sockets. So either they want to upgrade it in the feature or maybe the traffic is to heavy for the NUMAlink routers in a fully populated configuration?
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