ZCash ZEC mining

https://www.cryptocompare.com/mining/guides/how-to-mine-zcash/

ZCash uses Equihash as an hashing algorithm, which is an asymmetric memory-hard PoW algorithm based on the generalized birthday problem. It relies on high RAM requirements to bottleneck the generation of proofs and making ASIC development unfeasible, much like Ethereum.

How to mine Zcash with GPU and CPU (Windows) | CryptoCompare.com  

Mining Guide

https://github.com/zcash/zcash/wiki/Mining-Guide

Miner Software

nheqminer-0.5c

https://github.com/nicehash/nheqminer/releases

https://forum.z.cash/t/miner-nicehash-zcash-cpu-gpu-for-linux-and-windows/2861

 

Install nheqminer on Ubuntu 16

Follow the steps here: https://github.com/nicehash/nheqminer

 

NV24 VM with Windows Server 2016

4x Tesla M60 video cards — http://www.miningspeed.com/page.php?id=300341&hash=950sol/s

Performance:

  • 60 I/sec
  • 112 Sol/sec