Totally not worth it. They're complete pants at Einstein with 2 concurrent taking a little over 13 minutes each which is less than half the performance of a R7. I gave 4 per a try but it just doubled the time taken.
nvidia-smi says the V100 is at 100% utilisation but also that the card is...
Absolutely, I'd never suggest buying them but renting at $0.80 per hour has it's place.
Assuming space in existing rigs, the purchase of 16 x R7s at UK prices = £9600 + electricity to run + dripping sweat without A/C = serious grief from wife
Renting 8 x v100s for a few hours to maybe stir...
That was fun! Well done to the team on 4th, the highest ever placement together with winning [H]'s first event medal to boot.
Congrats to TSBT and friends for the organisational and tactical prowess they brought to the party. A clean sweep. Again!
And finally, kudos to SG for hosting the...
I agree with your former point but not the latter. Providing help doesn't really resonate unless you're sacrificing something in doing so.
Apologies if any of my actions have led to your decision.
You'll be sorely missed CV.