First look: Ultrafast Google and Intel-backed supercomputer unveiled (PHOTOS)

//First look: Ultrafast Google and Intel-backed supercomputer unveiled (PHOTOS)

First look: Ultrafast Google and Intel-backed supercomputer unveiled (PHOTOS)

It's called Frontera, and it's now the fifth-fastest supercomputer in the world. To put into perspective how powerful the University of Texas' new toy is, a person would have to perform one calculation every second for about 1 billion years to match what Frontera will compute in just one second, UT claims. UT unveiled its new supercomputer on Sept. 3. It's the result of a years-long collaboration between the university and tech partners such as Dell Technologies Inc., Intel Corp., Amazon.com Inc.,…

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By | 2019-09-11T11:58:33+00:00 September 11th, 2019|Education|

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