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This paper describes the cray1, discusses the evolution of its architecture, and gives an account of some of the problems that were overcome during its. The cray1 computer system communications of the acm. There are two basic types of nodes in any cray xc30. The cray1 is the only computer to have been built to date that satisfies erdas class vi requirement a computer capable of processing from 20 to 60 million floating point operations per second 1. Asenjo city bank puerto rico abstract an analysis of the cray is architecture based on dataflow graphs is presented.
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Proprietary 3 the cray xc30 is a massively parallel processor mpp supercomputer design. Physial dimensions 1 mainframe composed of 12 wedgelike columns. Types of parallelism and how to exploit them instruction level parallelism different instructions within a stream can be executed in parallel pipelining, outoforder execution, speculative execution, vliw dataflow data parallelism different pieces of data can be operated on in parallel simd. The cray supercomputer has a peak system performance of 500 pf and 1 pf in a single cabinet.1421 382 7 19 1290 1003 1196 1100 1053 1122 739 483 1440 177 66 425 1418 119 46 1052 1327 1370 932 386 363 1196 1207 628 1203 28 147 1004 687 823 123 311 1409 385 105 1210 996 950 1398 838 981 915