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The K computer: Japanese next-generation supercomputer development project

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5 Author(s)
Yokokawa, M. ; R&D Group, RIKEN, Kobe, Japan ; Shoji, F. ; Uno, A. ; Kurokawa, M.
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The K computer is a distributed memory supercomputer system consisting of more than 80,000 compute nodes which is being developed by RIKEN as a Japanese national project. Its performance is aimed at achieving 10 peta-flops sustained in the LINPACK benchmark. The system is under installation and adjustment. The whole system will be operational in 2012.

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Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED) 2011 International Symposium on

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1-3 Aug. 2011