A flop with the teraflops

November 2002
Engineer (00137758);11/22/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7616, p5
Reports that IBM has developed a supercomputer which it claims to be the world's most powerful. Claim by U.S. competitor Cray that it will be no match for the Japanese Earth Simulator; Peak computing speeds of 360 teraflops; Claim by Cray that IBM's machine would not be able to sustain its peak performance.


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