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PETAFLOPOne Quadrillion Floating Point Operations Per Second
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15]) operations per second, or petaflops, equivalent to more than 50,000 desktop computers.
The world's first supercomputer to break the petaflop barrier, the US Department of Energy's RoadRunner system had been decommissioned.
Satyanarayana said, "The facility is a stepping stone for the petaflop version of the supercomputer that India has envisioned.
This collaboration agreement allows for joint research in a number of areas to enable applications to run on next generation petaflop supercomputers.
lt;p>Dawning, a Chinese government-backed hardware maker, is separately designing a petaflop supercomputer it hopes to deploy next year.
I hope you will consider many more H PC Webcasts, perhaps dealing with petaflop supercomputing aspects, such as a focus on the DARPA Phase 2 and upcoming Phase 3 winners.
The proceedings volume comprises 21 papers (selected from 74 submissions), 10 short tool presentations, and three keynote addresses on evaluating petaflop systems performance, high-quality streaming of continuous media over the Internet, and quantitative descriptions of biological systems within a process algebra framework.
2 Petaflop Fujitsu PRIMERGY cluster, is named after the Japanese god of thunder and rain, Raijin.
3 petaflop high performance computing (HPC) system installed at the International Fusion Energy Research Center (IFERC) in Rokkasho, Japan.
lt;p>IBM delivered the first publicly known petaflop system, the Roadrunner, a $100 million system, last year for Los Alamos National Laboratory.