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Minimum requirements Edit

These are the World Community Grid published minimum system requirements. The numbers should be multiplied by the number of CPUs or cores available, to allow for tasks running in parallel.

Information as at May 13, 2009
Research project Memory Disk Bandwidth
FightAIDS@Home 250 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Human Proteome Folding - Phase 2 250 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Discovering Dengue Drugs - Together 250 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Help Conquer Cancer 250 MB 50 MB 40 kbps
Nutritious Rice for the World 128 MB 50 MB 28 kbps
The Clean Energy Project 430 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Help Fight Childhood Cancer 250 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Influenza Antiviral Drug Search 250 MB 100 MB 40 kbps
Help Cure Muscular Dystrophy - Phase 2 64 MB 50 MB 40 kbps

Current task requirements Edit

This is a report of actual usage by recent tasks. Future tasks may vary.

Information as at April 13, 2009
Research project Memory Page file Disk Checkpoints
FightAIDS@Home 118 MB 235 MB 65 MB 16
Human Proteome Folding - Phase 2 94 MB 106 MB 0.35 MB 34
Discovering Dengue Drugs - Together 106 MB 295 MB 56 MB 506
Help Conquer Cancer 45 MB 50 MB 0.03 MB 25
Nutritious Rice for the World 11 MB 8 MB 0.34 MB 60[A 1]
The Clean Energy Project 145 MB 429 MB 23 MB 50
Help Fight Childhood Cancer 77 MB 228 MB 32 MB 35
Influenza Antiviral Drug Search MB MB MB
Help Cure Muscular Dystrophy - Phase 2 MB MB MB
  1. Due to the nature of Nutritious Rice for the World, the checkpoint count is dependent on the speed of the computer.

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