June 22, 2004
NEC’s Earth Simulator is still the fastest supercomputer in the world, according to the latest “TOP500” list, announced Monday.
At about half that rate is Thunder, built at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, followed by ASCI Q, from Los Alamos National Laboratory. A Chinese supercomputer made the top ten for the first time this year.
Jack Dongarra of the University of Tennessee, who maintains the list, and… read more