Fifth Irish Supercomputer List Released

The fifth Irish Supercomputer List (December 2015) was released today.

There are three new installations for the fifth list for a total of 28,  with two from Trinity College Dublin (#9 and 10) and one from University College Dublin (#11). The combined number of CPU cores on the current list is over 75,000. The list also shows that Ireland is following a global trend of harnessing coprocessor technologies for HPC with over one fifth of the machines on the list making use of accelerators including GPU and Xeon Phi, with a combined total of over 106,000 cores. The total performance of all machines is 678 Tflops/s.

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