[Pw_forum] Quantum ESPRESSO Support on gaming cards and on Xeon Phi Co-processor
f.affinito at cineca.it
Fri Jan 22 17:29:59 CET 2016
> 4. We are also looking in to Xeon Phi Co-processor cards, are these
> cards well supported?
At present, the Xeon Phi supports only the acceleration of the linear algebra part of QE. Depending on the input data-set, this could lead up to a 20% of speed-up respect to only cpu.
Notably, the actual Xeon Phi Knights Corner architecture will be soon replaced by the Xeon Phi Knights Landing architecture. The latter will be no more a co-processor, but a stand-alone manycore processor.
> 5. I know that CUDA is nvida's platform but is it possible to run
> Quantum ESPRESSO on AMD's platform (i.e on AMD APU series
> Ghadiyali Mohammed Kader,
> Ph.D Schlor,
> Physics Department,
> University of Mumbai.
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