Once again, a new champion reigns supreme in the latest supercomputer rankings.
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