• Supercomputer - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Supercomputer A supercomputer is a computer with a high level of performance as compared to a general-purpose computer. The performance of a supercomputer is commonly measured in floating-point operations per second instead of million instructions per second (MIPS). Since 2017, there are supercomputers which can perform over a hundred quadrillion FLOPS (100 petaFLOPS, or PFLOPS).
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    www.britannica.com/technology/supercomputer Supercomputer, any of a class of extremely powerful computers. The term is commonly applied to the fastest high-performance systems available at any given time. Such computers have been used primarily for scientific and engineering work requiring exceedingly high-speed computers.
  • What is supercomputer? - Definition from WhatIs.com

    whatis.techtarget.com/definition/supercomputer FlashMob supercomputer: A FlashMob supercomputer is a group of computer enthusiasts who gather together in one physical location for a brief time period in order to function as a supercomputer and work on a single problem. Modeled after the flash mob fad that was popular during the summer of 2003, FlashMob supercomputing involves gathering ...
  • Japanese Supercomputer Is Crowned World’s Speediest - The ...

    www.nytimes.com/.../japanese-supercomputer-fugaku-tops-american-chinese-machi... A long-awaited supercomputer called Fugaku, installed in the city of Kobe by the government-sponsored Riken institute, took first place in a twice-yearly speed ranking that was released on Monday.
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    www.sciencedaily.com/terms/supercomputer.htm A supercomputer is a computer that leads the world in terms of processing capacity, particularly speed of calculation, at the time of its introduction. Supercomputers are used for highly ...
  • 10 of the world's fastest supercomputers | Network World

    www.networkworld.com/.../embargo-10-of-the-worlds-fastest-supercomputers.html The fastest supercomputers in the world as ranked by TOP500 have reached a new milestone: all of the 500 systems on the list deliver at least 1 petaflop. These systems power scientific research at ...
  • Fugaku, the world's fastest computer, is researching ...

    www.cnn.com/2020/06/23/tech/.../index.html For the first time in years, Japan has the fastest supercomputer in the world and it's being used to research the spread and treatment of the novel coronavirus.
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    www.cnn.com/2020/03/19/us/.../index.html IBM's Summit supercomputer identified 77 drug compounds that could stop the coronavirus spike from infecting host cells. This could help scientists create the most effective vaccine.
  • The World’s 10 Fastest Supercomputers – in Pictures | Data ...

    www.datacenterknowledge.com/.../world-s-10-fastest-supercomputers-pictures The latest, 55th, edition of Top500 marks the first time an Arm-powered supercomputer is at the top of the list. The world's new fastest supercomputer is named Fugaku, powered by Fujitsu’s 48-core A64FX SoC. It is installed at the RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) in Kobe, Japan.
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    www.top500.org Supercomputer Fugaku - Supercomputer Fugaku, A64FX 48C 2.2GHz, Tofu interconnect D, Fujitsu 2: Summit - IBM Power System AC922, IBM POWER9 22C 3.07GHz, NVIDIA Volta GV100, Dual-rail Mellanox EDR Infiniband, IBM 3