The Cerebras WSE houses 400,000 AI-optimized, no-cache, no-overhead, compute cores and 18 gigabytes of local, distributed, superfast SRAM memory as the one and only level of the memory hierarchy. Memory bandwidth is 9 petabytes per second. The cores are linked together with a fine-grained, all-hardware, on-chip mesh-connected communication network that delivers an aggregate bandwidth of 100 petabits per second. More cores, more local memory, and a low latency high bandwidth fabric together create the optimal architecture for accelerating AI work, says the company.
The WSE is manufactured by TSMC on its advanced 16-nm process technology.
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