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Slides from the TOP500 BOF session during SC13 in Denver

9 months ago

The slides of the 42nd TOP500 list are now available. 

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China’s Tianhe-2 Supercomputer Maintains Top Spot on 42nd TOP500 List

9 months ago

MANNHEIM, Germany; BERKELEY, Calif.; and KNOXVILLE, Tenn.—Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China’s National University of Defense Technology, retained its position as the world’s No. 1 system with a performance of 33.86 petaflop/s (quadrillions of calculations per second) on the Linpack benchmark, according to the 42nd edition of the twice-yearly TOP500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. The list was announced Nov. 18 at the SC13 conference in Denver, Colo.

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