1China’s Tianhe-2 Remains Atop Fastest Supercomputer List
2Still the King
3Always the Bridesmaid
Titan, housed at the Oak Ridge National Laboratories in the United States, remained in second place with a performance of almost 17.6 petaflops. The system is based on Cray’s XK7 servers, runs on 16-core Opteron 6274 processors from Advanced Micro Devices and uses Nvidia’s Tesla K20x GPU accelerators.
4Big Blue in the Top 10
5The One-Time Champion
6Another Blue Gene/Q on the Charts
7A New Kid on the Block
8Cray Dominates the Top 10
9Hazel Hen Is the Other Newcomer
10The Middle East in the Top 10
11Running of the Dells
Stampede is a supercomputer installed at the Texas Advanced Computing Center at the University of Texas. The system is based on Dell’s PowerEdge C8220 servers and uses Intel’s Xeon E5-2680 chips and Xeon Phi SE10P coprocessors. It offers 5.1-petaflop performance.