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IBM describes Power7 supercomputer

8/25/2010 01:24 PM EDT
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A Benner
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A Benner   9/5/2010 11:04:14 PM
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There's a small error (by a factor of 7) in the figure caption -- the actual number of 10 Gbps optical links on this hub chip is 336, not 48.

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c.campos   8/27/2010 2:29:37 PM
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This is good experience PERCS (Productive, Easy-to-use, Reliable Computing System).

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R WOOD   8/25/2010 8:35:55 PM
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Cool! The British Met Office should buy one so they can make wildly inaccurate weather forecasts more efficiently.

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LewPayne   8/25/2010 7:39:31 PM
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I hope to be able to balance my checkbook faster - and more accurately - with this new computer. I suspect the gaming community is the driving force behind the terabit/second of optical links to the system's main processor boards.

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