Fastest Virtual Supercomputers
- Bitcoin network – 168.26 PFLOPS as of July 15, 2012.
- BOINC – 5.634 PFLOPS as of April 4, 2011.
- Folding@Home – 5 PFLOPS, as of March 17, 2009
- As of April 2010, MilkyWay@Home computes at over 1.6 PFLOPS, with a large amount of this work coming from GPUs.
- As of April 2010, SETI@Home computes data averages more than 730 TFLOPS.
- As of April 2010, Einstein@Home is crunching more than 210 TFLOPS.
- As of June 2011, GIMPS is sustaining 61 TFLOPS.
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