ATI Stream Processing & Folding@Home

Posted on Wednesday, October 04 2006 @ 6:13 CEST by Thomas De Maesschalck
AnandTech takes a look at ATI's new Stream Processing technology:
It's here where ATI is looking for new ideas on what to run on their GPUs as part of their new stream computing initiative. The academic world is full of such ideas, chomping at the bit to run their experiments on more than a handful of customized hardware designs. One such application, and part of the star of today's announcement, is Folding@Home, a Stanford research project designed to simulate protein folding in order to unlock the secrets of diseases caused by flawed protein folding..
Check it out over here.




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