zBox4 – Building a SuperComputer in under 24-hours!

Now, we do like this very much. The zBox4 is the latest upgrade to the famous zBox supercomputer and is located in the Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of Zurich, Switzerland. The fourth generation of self-made supercomputer at the ITP represents the first real design update to the original zBox1 which was built in 2002. The number of cores and amount of memory … Continue reading zBox4 – Building a SuperComputer in under 24-hours!

Intel Xeon Processor E5-1600/2600 Product Families: Overview, Features & Comparison

Product Overview Based on the latest generation Intel® microarchitecture (codenamed Sandy Bridge), the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 series is the first Intel® platform to offer solutions ranging from eight-core/singlesocket up to 16-core/two-socket, providing significant performance improvement over previous-generation Intel Xeon processors. Today’s private clouds enable greater business agility and efficiency by delivering innovative and scalable services that drive value back into the organizations they serve. … Continue reading Intel Xeon Processor E5-1600/2600 Product Families: Overview, Features & Comparison