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EK Water Blocks Unveils First Water Cooling Solution for NVIDIA Tesla K20 Card

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EK Water Blocks, Ljubljana based premium water cooling gear manufacturer, is proud to introduce the EK-FCTK20, world's first water cooling solution for NVIDIA Tesla K20 series professional computing card, the key part of NVIDIA Maximus Technology.

EK Water Blocks now offers complete water cooling solution for both NVIDIA Quadro K5000 series graphics- as well as NVIDIA Tesla K20 series computing cards thus completing the offer for this high-end workstation platform. EK Water Blocks' versatile and fully flexible solution allows for virtually any NVIDIA Maximus configuration to be used and expanded when necessary.

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Do a lot of people buy Tesla k20 cards and then want to water cool them?

After all it does cost more then 80% of peoples very high end gaming machines that have 2 to 4 gaming cards in them... even 3 Titans cost less.

Just wondering who is the market for this product? because I know who the market is for the Tesla but they generally don't even know they are in there...lol let alone customizing them with water blocks.
 
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Ya but they come "pre-configured" that way, general assembled long before they ever get to location. This would be for converting systems that are already in place, but why? I guess if a system isn't running up to par and they want to keep it cooler?

Just seems like a product EK would have contracted to people building system that a Tesla would be in already.
 
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Ya but they come "pre-configured" that way, general assembled long before they ever get to location. This would be for converting systems that are already in place, but why? I guess if a system isn't running up to par and they want to keep it cooler?
Just seems like a product EK would have contracted to people building system that a Tesla would be in already.
Not all customers are large OEMs, and desktop GPGPU "supercomputers" are becoming increasingly cost effective. This one is running four HD 7990's for example:
 
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Cool story. but 4 7990s don't hold cake to a Tesla.
 
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Cool story. but 4 7990s don't hold cake to a Tesla.
Couldn't find a GPGPU workstation builder with pics of WC'ed Titans -must be too new.

Sorry for the blasphemy of including a red teams product :laugh:
 

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Couldn't find a GPGPU workstation builder with pics of WC'ed Titans -must be too new.

Sorry for the blasphemy of including a red teams product :laugh:
sorry but it just isn't on topic... we are talking bout Tesla's not 7990s... 7990s = gaming... Tesla = work.... good luck gaming on a Tesla, $3500 brick

and I am just wondering who these are marketed too... I am not trying to play this out as I think you guys think I am.

a Tesla is $3500, I don't see them in any rigs, even and big workstations are not normally water cooled, yes some are but the few that are come that way.
 
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Who says that only Tesla can be used for work? We all know that HD7900 cards have a huge computation power. Do you think Tesla is some wonder child made completely differently? It's just a tweaked regular graphic card.
 
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a Tesla is $3500, I don't see them in any rigs, even and big workstations are not normally water cooled, yes some are but the few that are come that way.
Many system builders provide both.
For example, Boxxtech's base (such as they are) models are air cooled, but can be configured by the customer to include liquid cooling.
Xi use off the shelf chassis that accommodate air or liquid, as does Microway.