Top 50 Supercomputers

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    A new list of the top 500 supercomputers has been published. Regarding the top 50 supercomputers, 45 were built by American companies. Of these, 35 are located in the US, 5 in Japan, 3 in the UK, and 2 in China. Switzerland, Netherlands, Spain, Canada, and Germany, each have one. The fastest supercomputer in Russia is ranked 56th and was manufactured by IBM. The fastest French supercomputer is ranked 77th and was manufactured by Hewlett-Packard.

    The top 500 supercomputers: http://www.top500.org/lists/plists.php?Y=2005&M=06.

    Website of the world’s fastest supercomputer, BlueGene/L: manufactured by IBM, owned by the US Department of Energy, located at the Livermore National Laboratory near San Francisco: http://www.llnl.gov/asci/platforms/bluegenel/. See also: http://www.research.ibm.com/bluegene/.
     
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