[Beowulf] Westmere EX
brice.goglin at gmail.com
Wed Apr 6 04:05:55 PDT 2011
Le 06/04/2011 12:58, Hearns, John a écrit :
> 10 core Westmere EX on an eight socket box = 80 cores
> These would be a very nice machine.
> Anyone know if machines like this will be built?
> Do the sockets have enough Quickpath links to create an 8-way topology?
You only have 4 QPI links per sockets, no way to connect the entire graph.
Supermicro already announced such 8-way machines. See their QPI topology
on page 30 of the motherboard manual available at
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