Intel Shows 80-Core Test Chip

Davis, Jessica
October 2006
Electronic News;10/2/2006, Vol. 52 Issue 40, p39
Trade Publication
The article reports on the introduction of a tera-scale research test chip manufactured by Intel. The test chips are composed of 80 simple cores which use a mesh interconnect for on-chip communication and it operates at 3.1 gigahertz. The company claimed that the device is the world's first programmable teraFLOP processor.


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