A SUPER MICRO PROCESSOR BUILT AROUND OFF THE SHELF PC/AT COMPONENTS IS PROPOSED AS A PROCESSING NODE FOR TABS-3.

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch
Army
Amount:
$49,651.00
Award Year:
1986
Program:
SBIR
Phase:
Phase I
Contract:
n/a
Agency Tracking Number:
4383
Solicitation Year:
n/a
Solicitation Topic Code:
n/a
Solicitation Number:
n/a
Small Business Information
Sky Computers Inc
Foot Of John St, Lowell, MA, 01852
Hubzone Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Duns:
n/a
Principal Investigator:
G N SHAPIRO
(617) 454-6200
Business Contact:
() -
Research Institution:
n/a
Abstract
A SUPER MICRO PROCESSOR BUILT AROUND OFF THE SHELF PC/AT COMPONENTS IS PROPOSED AS A PROCESSING NODE FOR TABS-3. THE SUPERMICRO IS CAPABLE OF PROCESSING POWER ONE ORDER OF MAGNITUDE LESS THAN A CRAY1. THE ENGINE THAT GIVES THE PC/AT THE POWER IS A VECTOR/SCALER ENGINE CALLED THE VORTEX. THIS SUPERMICRO IS CAPABLE OF 20MFLOPS IN 32 BITS AND 13MFLOPS IN 64 BITS. APPLICATION SOFTWARE IS ACCOMMODATED BY A VECTORIZING PREPROCESSOR THAT PRODUCES VECTORIZED FORTRAN CODE FOR USE BY THE VORTEX.

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