Video: For HPC Energy Efficiency, Samsung 20-nm Memory Fab Makes a Difference

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In this video, Peyman Blumstengel from Samsung describes the reasons why the fabrication process used by your system memory vendor really matters for HPC clusters in terms of energy efficiency, performance, and sustainability. Recorded at ISC’12 in Hamburg.

Samsung’s latest 20-nm class DDR3 memory solutions enable power savings of 67% for the memory, as compared to the existing 50-nm class DDR3 solutions. When deployed in a standard server with 96GB of memory (commonly referred to as a 96GB server), this translates into huge savings.

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