Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 20th Jun 2006 17:19 UTC, submitted by Max
AMD The world's first commercial one-petaflops supercomputer has been commissioned, Codenamed 'Baker', the 24000-socket, Opteron-based Linux system is due to be installed at the US Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory in 2008.
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Dont thrust the government....
by werfu on Tue 20th Jun 2006 18:58 UTC
werfu
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2005-09-15

What can do a energy agency with 1 petaflop of processing power? Sure, calculate the hole US energy need... I guest this comp won't be used by the NSA to analyse our phone calls, isn't it?

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