The fastest computer in the world clocks in at 17.59 quadrillion calculations per second.
Sequoia supercomputer takes the crown as the fastest computer in the world.
Japan's K Computer is the most powerful supercomputer on Earth
The processor consists of 50 x86 cores crammed onto a single 22-nanometer-process chip smaller than a postage stamp.
Intel, processor, supercomputer, HPC
Jaguar, a massive, 1.75 petaflop Cray XT5 supercomputer is based on the Six-Core AMD Opteron processor.
server hardware, AMD, supercomputer
Many lessons in managing computer centers the size of a football field were learned this year. How much of that will stick in 2010?
Google, Microsoft, datacenter, Enterprise, supercomputer
Can a processor upgrade really yield those kinds of results?
IBM, supercomputer, TOP500