Cell-based coprocessor card runs Linux

Posted by grouch on Aug 1, 2006 10:21 AM EDT
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Mercury Computer is sampling a PCI-Express add-in card powered by a Cell processor running Yellow Dog Linux. The Cell Accelerator Board (CAB) targets rendering, ray tracing, video/image processing, and signal processing applications, and is said to deliver 180 GFLOPS (billion floating-point operations per second).

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