August 4, 2004
The US army has commissioned a new supercomputer to model the behavior of materials used in the development of new weapons.
Named Stryker, it will be capable of a peak performance of 10 teraflops. It will be the most powerful computer in the world to use the Linux operating system.
On July 27, the US Navy ordered an even faster supercomputer from IBM that will have a peak… read more