HPC

Titan is New Champion of Top500 Supercomputing List

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The Titan supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has claimed the number one position in the 40th edition of the Top500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, with a hybrid system that achieved with 17.59 Petaflop/s. Read More

A Visual Guide to the Top 10 Supercomputers

The world’s most powerful supercomputers are striking not just for their processing power, but for their design and appearance as well. We’ve put together a visual guide to the top finishers in the latest Top 500 list, which was released today at the SC12 conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Read More

Titan Debuts as 20-Petaflop Supercomputing Behemoth

Dept. of Energy's Titan supercomputer, one of the HPC systems housed at one of the Oak Ridge National Lab's data centers, took second place on the 2012 Top500 list (Photo: DOE)

Jaguar has become Titan, and it’s packing 20 petaflops of computing power. The 200-cabinet Cray supercomputer at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), which as Jaguar once ruled the Top 500, has been overhauled with faster hardware and networking system, and taken on a new name befitting its status. Read More

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