Quote Originally Posted by evilangel View Post
Hi all;

More and more, you can hear about projects using GPU (especially those from nvidia) to process massive computing:
- MIT supercalculator
- french GENCI supercalculator
and in particular
- password cracking (Elcomsoft company even put a patent).

Can you tell me why GPU are so interesting compared to dual/quad core CPU ?

Because GPU's are made to do one thing really really fast, move numbers.