Carma – a hybrid platform based on ARM Cortex-A9 quad core and a multicore GPU

Speaker: Gianluca Venere, SECO

The Carma platform is the first hybrid platform based on ARM Cortex-A9 quad core and a multicore GPU through a fully scalable and standard solution: Qseven module based on Nvidia Tegra 3 + Nvidia Quadro 1000M GPU. This solution is an elementary brick of a configurable cluster made by multiple of this platform that providing acceleration for new generation of low power consumption HPC architectures.