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Cray Unveils the Cray XC30 Supercomputer

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Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) today announced the launch of the Company's next generation high-end supercomputing systems -- the Cray XC30 supercomputer. Previously code-named "Cascade," the Cray XC30 supercomputer is the Company's most-advanced high performance computing system ever built. The Cray XC30 combines the new Aries interconnect, Intel Xeon processors, Cray's powerful and fully-integrated software environment, and innovative power and cooling technologies to create a production supercomputer that is designed to scale high performance computing (HPC) workloads of more than 100 petaflops.

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Ahh there's Cray's Intel migration done.
 
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can it play Cray'sis?
 
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Still can't run NFS Most Wanted on medium settings.
 

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100 Petaflops?

So powerful, yet I'm not sure it can answer a simple question, "How can the net amount of entropy of the universe be massively decreased".

Reference: Asimov's Last Question
 
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So powerful, yet I'm not sure it can answer a simple question, "How can the net amount of entropy of the universe be massively decreased".

Reference: Asimov's Last Question
And neither can you, since it isn't a simple question, and utterly impossible.
 
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100 PETA Flops?!? Are you sure?!? This is 4 times faster than Blue Gene/Q, Nr 1 Seupercomputer!! Hmmmm.....
 
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100 PETA Flops?!? Are you sure?!? This is 4 times faster than Blue Gene/Q, Nr 1 Seupercomputer!! Hmmmm.....
The XC30 is a modular system.
"Cray XC30 systems can scale in excess of one million cores... designed to scale high performance computing (HPC) workloads of more than 100 petaflops"
 
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Several leading HPC centers have signed contracts to purchase Cray XC30 supercomputers, including:
The Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS) in Lugano, Switzerland
The Pawsey Centre in Perth, Australia, owned by CSIRO and operated by iVEC
The Finnish IT Center for Science Ltd. (CSC)
The Department of Energy's National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC) in Berkeley, Calif.
The Academic Center for Computing and Media Studies (ACCMS) at Kyoto University in Kyoto, Japan
The University of Stuttgart's High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart (HLRS) in Germany
Buck Nasty's folding Farm in Florida
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^ I literally LOL'd
 
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So what is the price range? yea I know is not $100 million
 
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