Authored on: Jul 17, 2013
If you've been involved with high-performance computing for any length of time, you've probably heard about accelerators. These are additional processing units that can take over some of the workload from your HPC system's main CPUs. Accelerators can be very cost effective. However, because these technologies are fairly new, not everyone fully understands their capabilities.
If your organization is considering deploying an HPC system with accelerator technology, this paper explains five things you should know before you invest.