Wednesday, November 16, 2011

HPC applications in the Amazon cloud

From http://aws.amazon.com/hpc-applications/:

“For example, a 1064 instance (17024 cores) cluster of cc2.8xlarge instances was able to achieve 240.09 TeraFLOPS for the High Performance Linpack benchmark, placing the cluster at #42 in the November 2011 Top500 list.”