Category: High Performance Computing

Alienware 17 R5 Benchmark

Using the software Superposition Benchmark – click here to download. For CineBench – click here to download the free benchmark software’ Compared with my custom main workstation PC, using a dual card 8Gb GTX1080 and 4Gb GTX970 With same workstation, just with the GTX1080 8Gb card From above, it seems my main PC as l …

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Catzilla Benchmark Results

Discovered this free but very good Benchmark software – Catzilla – Click here for the download website. Here are my various PC results. A17 laptop – GTX860M  [4 years old]   PC with 2xGTX560Ti   [recent build] PC with GTX1080 8G + GTX970 4G  [ 5 year old PC , i7 2600K at 3.4Ghz 32Gb ram …

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Blender Open Data

I’ve used several benchmark software to compare computer hardware especially nvidia GPU cards used for cuda programming.  One good free benchmark software is Maxon CineBench    , another is Unigine Haven   Here are surprising results generated from the new Blender Benchmark under its Blender Open data website program. Quick summary/my findings: less render time running …

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Linuxmint 18.1 – Cuda 9.1 Toolkit

Updating to the latest cuda development toolkit on Linuxmint 18.1 [with a GTX 1080+970] Notes: Reference links: Nvidia Cuda development Nvidia driver downloads Cuda development introduction First, update to R390 Driver Terminal commands sudo dpkg -i cuda-repo-ubuntu1704-9-1-local_9.1.85-1_amd64.deb sudo apt-key add /var/cuda-repo-9-1-local/7fa2af80.pub sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install cuda Screenshots

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ZCash mining – using GTX1080 GTX970 Stats

Screenshots: GTX1080 at about 80 degrees C – and doing 474 Sol/s GTX970 at aboyt 56 degrees C – and doing 275 Sol/s OS – Linuxmint  

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Top500 2017

“The Top500 list the 500 fastest computer system being used today. In 1993 the collection was started and has been updated every 6 months since then. The report lists the sites that have the 500 most powerful computer systems installed. The best Linpack benchmark performance achieved is used as a performance measure in ranking the …

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