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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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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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11.16.09
Cray Jaguar leaps past IBM Roadrunner as world's fastest supercomputer and pun generator (video)
11.16.09

Cray Jaguar leaps past IBM Roadrunner as world's fastest supercomputer and pun generator (video)

Cray has finally clawed IBM back from the lead position on the Top500 Supercomputer chip-measuring...

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11.17.08
Roadrunner beats Jaguar in TOP500 supercomputer rankings, cartoon antics strangely absent
11.17.08

Roadrunner beats Jaguar in TOP500 supercomputer rankings, cartoon antics strangely absent

While titles like "world's fastest" and "world's largest" are fleeting at best, it's rare that we...

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11.13.07
IBM's BlueGene/L: world's fastest supercomputer, 3 years running
11.13.07

IBM's BlueGene/L: world's fastest supercomputer, 3 years running

The TOP500 supercomputing list was just announced and IBM's BlueGene/L system has kept its crown. I...

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12.16.06
BMW getting supercomputer; iDrive still sucks, though
12.16.06

BMW getting supercomputer; iDrive still sucks, though

BMW, one of the world's top auto makers, has decided that it needs an equivalent amount of horsepowe...

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11.16.06
Tyan Typhoon 600 series reaches 256 gigflops for "personal supercomputing"
11.16.06

Tyan Typhoon 600 series reaches 256 gigflops for "personal supercomputing"

Remember that 16-core Tyan Typhoon personal supercomputer we told you about back in March? Yeah, th...

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