Supercomputers

Some articles on supercomputers, supercomputer:

Linux Adoption - Types of Hardware Platforms - Supercomputers
... Linux is the most popular operating system among supercomputers due to its superior performance, flexibility, speed and lower costs ... In November 2008 Linux held an 87.8 percent share of the world's top 500 supercomputers ... June 2010 the operating systems used on the world's top 500 supercomputers were OS Share Linux 91.0% Unix 4.4% Hybrid Unix/Linux 3.4% Windows HPC 1.0% BSD 0.2% In January 2010 Weiwu Hu, chief architect of the Loongson ...
Distributed European Infrastructure For Supercomputing Applications - Deisa Benchmark Suite
... suite to help computer scientists assess the performance of parallel supercomputer systems ... codes were chosen as representative of the scientific projects performed on the DEISA supercomputers ... It has been run by DEISA on a range of its own supercomputers and records of the results are kept for comparison ...
Supercomputing In China - Progress
... To date, Chinese supercomputers have used "off the shelf" processors, e.g ... Technology Review, the Loongson processor will power the Dawning supercomputers by 2012, producing a line of totally Chinese made supercomputers that reach petaflop speeds ...
Stichting Academisch Rekencentrum Amsterdam - Supercomputers - GinA
... GB 18 ... Dell PE R820 E5-4620 2.20 Ghz 6800 GB 256 GB 32 Previous supercomputers Huygens IBM System p5-575 (1920 × POWER5+ @ 1.9GHz) Aster SGI Altix 3700 (416 × Itanium ...