Matching SM architectures (CUDA arch and CUDA gencode) for various NVIDIA cards

I’ve seen some confusion regarding NVIDIA’s nvcc sm flags and what they’re used for:
When compiling with NVCC, the arch flag (‘-arch‘) specifies the name of the NVIDIA GPU architecture that… more

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11/11/2016

SQream DB string cheat-sheet

SQream DB string cheat-sheet

There is some lack of handy documentation for SQream DB – a fast, GPU based analytics SQL database.
I decided to make a few cheat sheets to help out my fellow SQream DB DBAs.

Strings

SQream DB Cheat sheet - Strings
Download as PDF – SQream DB Cheat sheet – Strings (164KB)

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19/06/2016

Nvidia GTX 1080 vs Nvidia Tesla K40 – Installing a GTX1080 in a Dell R720

Nvidia GTX 1080 vs Nvidia Tesla K40 - Installing a GTX1080 in a Dell R720

At SQream Technologies, we use Nvidia graphics cards in order to perform a lot of the heavy database operations.
With SQream DB, we usually recommend using a Tesla K40 or K80 card. While a… more

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05/06/2016

Where are the GPU based SQL databases?

Where are the GPU based SQL databases?

The following is a blog post I wrote for the SQream Technologies blog.

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05/05/2015