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Aussie Karma: +232/-0
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« on: July 28, 2018, 11:53:24 AM »

Hi All,

Here's some new technology people on here might be interested in, Fujitsu's Digital Annealer.

It's marketed as a bridge between conventional and quantum computers. I still don't really understand how it works and the benefits of it over a standard GPU.

One of the listed applications is interesting though, and applies directly to many biomedical BOINC projects:

"speeding up the search of similarities in molecules for drug discovery"

More info here:

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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2018, 01:39:19 PM »

Interesting. +1

I notice there is no price tag.  Wink

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« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2018, 11:57:51 PM »

LOL yes it is interesting.
It would make an awesome BOINC cruncher! Might cost more than my kidney though  Big Grin Jester

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