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[29 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 219 supporters]
NVIDIA Tesla GPU Accelerators Power World’s Most Energy Efficient Supercomputer

NVIDIA today announced that NVIDIA® Tesla® GPU accelerators are powering the world’s two most energy efficient supercomputers, based on the latest Green500 list published today.
The winning system is ‘Eurora’ at CINECA, Italy’s largest supercomputing center, in Casalecchio di Reno. Equipped with NVIDIA Kepler™ architecture-based GPU accelerators — the highest-performance, most efficient accelerators ever built — Eurora delivers 3,210 MFlops per watt, making it 2.6 times more energy efficient than the best system using Intel CPUs alone (at Météo France). It also greatly surpasses the most efficient Intel Xeon Phi accelerator-based …