Tag: Green IT
End of the road for Roadrunner
End of the road for Roadrunner:
LOS ALAMOS, N. M., March 29, 2013—Roadrunner, the first supercomputer to break the once-elusive petaflop barrier—one million billion calculations per second—will be decommissioned on Sunday, March 31.
Found via World’s top supercomputer from ‘09 is now obsolete, will be dismantled:
Five years ago, an IBM-built supercomputer designed to model the decay of the US nuclear weapons arsenal was clocked at speeds no computer in the history of Earth had ever reached.… Continued