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06.17.13
Tianhe-2 supercomputer claims the lead in Top 500 list, thanks its 3.1 million processor cores
06.17.13

Tianhe-2 supercomputer claims the lead in Top 500 list, thanks its 3.1 million processor cores

As predicted, Chinese supercomputer Tianhe-2 (also known as the Milky Way-2) has now been crowned...

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11.01.12
China's Tianhe-2 supercomputer could hit 100 petaflops in 2015, may have a race on its hands
11.01.12

China's Tianhe-2 supercomputer could hit 100 petaflops in 2015, may have a race on its hands

China's supercomputer development is as much driven by national reputation as by military prowess...

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10.29.12
Cray's Jaguar supercomputer upgraded with NVIDIA Tesla GPUs, renamed Titan
10.29.12

Cray's Jaguar supercomputer upgraded with NVIDIA Tesla GPUs, renamed Titan

Cray's Jaguar (or XK7) supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory has been loaded up with the...

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06.19.12
IBM's water-cooled supercomputer saves energy and helps with your heating bill (video)
06.19.12

IBM's water-cooled supercomputer saves energy and helps with your heating bill (video)

IBM's SuperMuc has had a good week. Not only has the three petaflop machine been listed as Europe'...

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01.25.12
Eyes-on the innards of Fujitsu's K supercomputer (updated)
01.25.12

Eyes-on the innards of Fujitsu's K supercomputer (updated)

Fujitsu's K supercomputer was on our radar before it was even completed, and naturally, we let you...

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11.04.11
Fujitsu's 10.51 petaflop K supercomputer is fastest in the world
11.04.11

Fujitsu's 10.51 petaflop K supercomputer is fastest in the world

Fujitsu, sweaty palmed from the construction of the K supercomputer, swore the colossal machine...

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10.31.11
China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark
10.31.11

China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark

China has already, however briefly, sat atop the Top500 list of supercomputers, but that was usin...

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08.09.11
IBM and NCSA end their Blue Waters affair, go back to just being supercomputing friends
08.09.11

IBM and NCSA end their Blue Waters affair, go back to just being supercomputing friends

It seems that IBM and the National Center for Supercomputing Applications at the University of Ill...

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06.20.11
Fujitsu K supercomputer now ranked fastest in the world, dethrones China's Tianhe-1A
06.20.11

Fujitsu K supercomputer now ranked fastest in the world, dethrones China's Tianhe-1A

Remember the K -- the Fujitsu supercomputer that promised to do a whopping ten petaflops by the y...

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