NEC's SX-9 is the World's Most Powerful Supercomputer

NEC has thrown down the world's most powerful supercomputer, called the SX-9, which is intended for pioneering scientific research. The beast of a machine can pull out an astonishing 839 trillion floating point operations / second (839 teraflops). The computing giant will go on display in Reno, Nevada, later this… » 10/28/07 1:25pm 10/28/07 1:25pm