Top500 supercomputing trends visualized (pictures)
Performing more than 33 quadrillion calculations per second, Chinese supercomputer Tianhe-2 claims the top spot in a list of the 500 most powerful supercomputers in the world.
Click through the gallery for a look at some of this year’s supercomputing trends.
Intel processors dominate
Intel processors dominate the Top500 list, though IBM processors are used disproportionately on the most powerful machines. (Note: the vertical access is the percent of the Top500.)