[email protected] embraces PS3
Wanna do some protein folding on the PS3?
THE DISTRIBUTED computing network designed to study protein folding and protein folding disease, [email protected], has announced plans to launch a service on the upcoming Sony Playstation 3.
Via the Playstation 3’s Cell processor, [email protected] expects to achieve performance of around 100 gigaflops per console, whilst reaching the petaflop level with around 10,000 consoles working in conjunction. The project is currently named ‘[email protected]’.