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China's Tianhe-2 Shatters Records with 33.86 Petaflop Supercomputer

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


Tags: Linux, IBM, China, servers, Unix, supercomputer, rankings, Titan

Titan Claims Supercomputing Crown

The fastest computer in the world clocks in at 17.59 quadrillion calculations per second.


Tags: Linux, supercomputer, supercomputers, HPC, Cray, Titan

The U.S. Is Super #1 Again

Sequoia supercomputer takes the crown as the fastest computer in the world.


Tags: Linux, IBM, supercomputer, supercomputers, InfiniBand, Mellanox

Fastest Supercomputer Breaks 10 Petaflop Barrier

Japan's K Computer is the most powerful supercomputer on Earth


Tags: supercomputer, TOP500

Intel Announces 50-Core Supercomputer Processor

The processor consists of 50 x86 cores crammed onto a single 22-nanometer-process chip smaller than a postage stamp.
Tags: Intel, processor, supercomputer, HPC

Plenty of AMD Server Hardware in TOP500 Supercomputers

Jaguar, a massive, 1.75 petaflop Cray XT5 supercomputer is based on the Six-Core AMD Opteron processor.
Tags: server hardware, AMD, supercomputer

2009 Datacenter Recap, What to Expect in 2010

Many lessons in managing computer centers the size of a football field were learned this year. How much of that will stick in 2010?
Tags: Google, Microsoft, datacenter, Enterprise, supercomputer

Top Supercomputer Nearly Doubles in Speed

Can a processor upgrade really yield those kinds of results?
Tags: IBM, supercomputer, TOP500