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Intel builds fastest computer on the planet

Discussion in 'News' started by W1zzard, Oct 26, 2004.

  1. W1zzard

    W1zzard Administrator Staff Member

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    Intel has congratulated NASA and SGI on building Project Columbia, an Itanium2-based system that boasts a world-record speed of 42 trillion floating point operations per second (42 teraFLOP/s) and was deployed in less than six months.
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    Its faster than that Earth simulator in japan?
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    yeah it's faster then the earth simulator in japan.
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    Holy $#$^^#@@^ thats fast
    I would like to see how it would do with some server racks of X800 XT PE :D

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