Technology Advances in the Intel Paragon System

  title={Technology Advances in the Intel Paragon System},
  author={Joe Brandenburg},
The Paragonfamily of systemsis the product realization of the Intel/Darpa Touchstoneproject The Paragonis a scalable high performanceparallel supercomputerwith peak performance ranging from five to 300 Gigatlops, and is the architectural basis for building Teraflopsystemsin themid 1990s. While theadvancesin commodity processo~andmemoriesare evolutionary,themaretwo revolutionary technologicaladvancesof the system,namely the operating systemand the messagepassing system. The operatingsystemis… CONTINUE READING