The (New) Top 10 Supercomputers, Illustrated

Many of the world’s most powerful supercomputers are striking not just for their processing abilities, but for their design and appearance as well. Here’s a look at the top finishers in the latest Top 500 list, which was released Monday at the ISC 11 conference in Germany. Read More

New Top 500 Champ: The K Supercomputer


The “K” supercomputer, a joint project by Fujitsu and the RIKEN center, has overtaken China’s Tianhe-1A system to gain the top spot on the updated list of the most powerful supercomputers. Here’s a closer look at the 9.9 megawatt system. Read More

NVIDIA Powers Movie Magic and the Data Center


From Hollywood render farms to streaming media, and software delivery to GPU data centers, NVIDIA GPU’s have powered a number of impressive projects. Here’s a look at some of the noteworthy ones. NVIDIA Quadro powers ILM’s Rango After taking a tour of LucasFilm’s data center in March NVIDIA (NVDA) announced that… Read More

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