World’s Fastest Processor in IBM’s New Supercomputer

IBM introduces their new Power 575 supercomputer using the POWER6 processor and hydro cluster water cooling technology to achieve record speeds up to 5 GHz. According to IBM it is equipped with 448 processor cores per rack offers users nearly five times the performance and more than three times the energy efficiency of its predecessor.

Source: IBM

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2 Responses

  1. Carlton Gamble says:

    And how much heat does this HOT BOX create!

  2. Nuttan says:

    Reading this on 18 Feb 2012, it looks like a rotary phone!