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Cray Goes A Little Smaller With New Line Of Supercomputers
2013-05-07 12:55:51

Smaller can be better, especially when it is a supercomputer. Cray, a company often credited with building the world’s first supercomputer, has reduced the size of its largest machine.

Roadrunner Supercomputer Decommissioned On Sunday
2013-04-01 04:29:31

The first supercomputer to complete one quadrillion calculations per second has been officially decommissioned, going offline Sunday after being operational for the past five years.


Word of the Day
quilisma
  • In medieval musical notation, a sign or neume denoting a shake or trill.
The word 'quilisma' comes from a Greek word meaning 'a roll'.