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Windows 7: What Would You Do With 48 Cores?

04 Mar 2010   #1
rev1775

7-Pro-64
 
 
What Would You Do With 48 Cores?

Saw this today and thought, hmmm, what would I do with 48 cores~~

What Would You Do With 48 Cores? | AMD at Work
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05 Mar 2010   #2
hastyle

windows 7 Ultimate 32bit & 64bit
 
 

I Would put it to good use, ..rendering 3d images.
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05 Mar 2010   #3
smarteyeball

 
 

altruistic:

Folding@home

non-altrustic:

server, render, encoding, brute force decrypting, run complex scientific algorithms, run 48 Virtual Machines, e-peen etc
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05 Mar 2010   #4
z3r010

 

I could have twice as much crap running

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05 Mar 2010   #5
smarteyeball

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by z3r010 View Post
I could have twice as much crap running

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We're not hammering that server enough are we?
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05 Mar 2010   #6
Little Darwin

Windows 7 Home Premium (64 bit)
 
 

It would make a nifty space heater!
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05 Mar 2010   #7
sinbin

windows 7 64 bit premium
 
 

Nothing as theres nothing than can use them at the potential
Bit like ati cards with there 500 million stream processors but only half ever get used
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05 Mar 2010   #8
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

Well, the Cray Jaguar has 224.000 cores - and someone is using them all. You just need the right software.
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06 Mar 2010   #9
hastyle

windows 7 Ultimate 32bit & 64bit
 
 

I believe 3d rendering software would use it all...instead of using 10 quad core pc to render, would be nice to have 1 or 2.


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by sinbin View Post
Nothing as theres nothing than can use them at the potential
Bit like ati cards with there 500 million stream processors but only half ever get used
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06 Mar 2010   #10
mpcrsc562

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

48 cores? hmmm...

let's see:
-web browser: seven forums and espn tabs
-windows media center
-twitter client
(all these running at the same time, obviously)

absolutely the same thing i do now with 4 cores (don't get fully used)
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