Grid Computing @ Firepear
Published: 2020-02-03

We believe in the power of science and a knowledge-based approach to life in general. So we’re proud to be a part of several community grid computing projects which work to solve open problems in medicine, environmental science, and mathematics.

Our work

We’re currently active in

You can check out our stats across all projects. Also, here’s a quick look at our work on WCG subprojects (updated every 5 years of CPU time):

Subproject Team CPU Time Team WUs Subproject status
Africa Rainfall Project 34 days+ 64 Active
Microbiome Immunity Project 21 years+ 125_000+ Active
Smash Childhood Cancer 4 years+ 38_000+ Active
Help Stop TB 176 days+ 398 Active
FightAIDS@Home 2 10 years+ 30_000+ Active
Mapping Cancer Markers 57 years+ 159_000+ Active
Beta Testing 27 days+ 208 Perpetual
OpenZika 7y 290d 04:23:01 65_778+ Complete (2016-05 to 2019-12)
Outsmart Ebola Together 3y 101d 15:01:33 9_312 Complete (2014-12 to 2018-12)
105 years+ 430_000+

We also develop the Homefarm cluster orchestration suite, and we created the Greenhouse multi-machine chassis project

Our fleet

These machines run 24/7/365, crunching workunits.

Machine CPU Cores RAM GPU
node01 Ryzen 3900X 12c24t 16GB
node02 Ryzen 3900X 12c24t 16GB
node03 Ryzen 3900X 12c24t 16GB
node04 Ryzen 3900X 12c24t 16GB
node05 Ryzen 2700 8c16t 8GB GTX 1650S
node06 Ryzen 2700 8c16t 8GB GTX 750 Ti
64c128t 80GB

Team news

For more in-depth information on computing milestones and plans, check out our most recent updates.