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Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:52 pm

This made it to Engadget today. Twenty three (23!) GTX 295's! :o

There is a post on there that talked about how he managed all the GPU clients and it is an interesting read. I haven't gone far enough so I am curious as to what kind of rack hardware he's getting. If I am building a farm I want a rack like that too.

266k ppd and counting (it includes his other boxen too so the number is not accurate).

Any of you have something new to show about your farm, rack, and multi-node management tricks?
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Re: Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:58 pm

Flying Fox wrote:
This made it to Engadget today. Twenty three (23!) GTX 295's! :o

There is a post on there that talked about how he managed all the GPU clients and it is an interesting read. I haven't gone far enough so I am curious as to what kind of rack hardware he's getting. If I am building a farm I want a rack like that too.

266k ppd and counting (it includes his other boxen too so the number is not accurate).

Any of you have something new to show about your farm, rack, and multi-node management tricks?


So when are you building up your farm? UGN NEEDS YOUR FARM!!! 8) 8) 8)

One just like Atlas's will do nicely :wink:
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Re: Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 6:59 pm

Also, I wonder how Crysis runs on that setup? :P :P
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Re: Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 7:03 pm

It's pretty impressive.

Another mega-folder is nitteo's 9800gx2 farm: http://www.overclock.net/overclock-net- ... -farm.html

Another in process build GTX295 farm by Jaak Ennuste: http://estoniadonates.wordpress.com/

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Re: Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 7:36 pm

May I just add WOWZER!!! :o

I would love to have the income to support those habits! :wink:
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Re: Atlas Folder

Tue Apr 07, 2009 7:42 pm

jeffry55 wrote:
May I just add WOWZER!!! :o

I would love to have the income to support those habits! :wink:


I don't suppose we could get these guys to joing TR, or UGN? :D
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Re: Atlas Folder

Thu Apr 09, 2009 6:48 pm

That one guy has links to some affordable hardware to DIY, too bad the link to the 9800GX2 is no longer there.
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