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You could even build a rudimentary version of Big Sur yourself, using eight off-the-shelf — albeit very expensive — Nvidia GPUs and reference designs from manufacturer Quanta, just like Facebook does. But without rigging thousands of those GPU-based systems together, as the company has done in Prineville, you can’t achieve the kind of AI training capabilities it was designed for. Building a true Big Sur installation requires the kinds of resources that only a large company, such as Google or Microsoft, would be willing to invest. (Both of those companies are part of the Open Compute Project and can build a version of Big Sur if they so choose.)
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Looks like ooze. tongue.gif
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So this is why GTX 1080's can't be found.

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Originally Posted by Shiftstealth View Post

So this is why GTX 1080's can't be found.

/S

come get your new mining card folks, the amazing GTX 1080 tongue.gif
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come get your new mining card folks, the amazing GTX 1080 tongue.gif


From what i hear it has all the DP facebook needs, and i don't mean double precision. redface.gif
 
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And this is Facebook's AI brain on drugs:







Scorin' some of those NV crowd points.
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You could even build a rudimentary version of Big Sur yourself, using eight off-the-shelf — albeit very expensive — Nvidia GPUs and reference designs from manufacturer Quanta, just like Facebook does. But without rigging thousands of those GPU-based systems together, as the company has done in Prineville, you can’t achieve the kind of AI training capabilities it was designed for. Building a true Big Sur installation requires the kinds of resources that only a large company, such as Google or Microsoft, would be willing to invest. (Both of those companies are part of the Open Compute Project and can build a version of Big Sur if they so choose.)

OCP ?!

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Ooooh's looks so small
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