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Showing posts from November, 2013

Building a Personal Supercomputer

It's time for a workstation upgrade; here's what I've assembled.

The massive case has plenty of space for additional drives to store the extreme amount of data that nearly every sport is now collecting together with the associated video footage. The case, power supply and motherboard allow up to 3 additional video cards to use as GPU units as your analytical needs demand (and budget can handle).
Cooler Master Cosmos II - Ultra Full Tower Computer Case

An absolutely massive case - plenty of room for an E-ATX motherboard, large power supply, multiple video cards and hard drives.

PC Power & Cooling 1200W Silencer MK III Series Modular Power Supply

An exceptionally large power supply, but platinum rated and plenty of room to spare allows it to operate nearly silenty, plus it'll handle any additional video cards you'll add later for GPU computing.

ASUS Rampage IV Black Edition LGA 2011 Extended ATX Intel Motherboard

Space for 4 video cards, 8 memory sticks (up to 64G…