The fastest supercomputer in the world with 14,000 Intel Xeon 5600

Intel unveiled the fastest supercomputer in the world with 14,396 Intel processors accompanied by accelerator cards named the  Tianhe-1A supercomputer bellow the press release from Intel:
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HIGHLIGHTS
- Tianhe-1A supercomputer, featuring more than 14,000 Intel® Xeon® 5600 series processors, is No. 1 supercomputer on 36th edition of Top500 list.
- Intel powers nearly 80 percent of systems on latest Top500 list, including four of the top six.
- Intel powers more than 90 percent of new systems on the Top500 list.
- Intel demonstrates applications powered by Intel® Many Integrated Core (MIC) architecture.

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 14, 2010 – Intel Corporation today announced that its Intel® Xeon® 5600 series processors, announced earlier this year, are at the heart of the world’s most powerful supercomputer, the Tianhe-1A. Located at the National Supercomputing Center in Tianjin, China, Tianhe-1A contains 14,396 Intel processors accompanied by accelerator cards, and has demonstrated groundbreaking performance of 2.57 petaflops (quadrillions of calculations per second).
In partnership with Inspur, a computer manufacturer in China, Intel worked closely with the National Supercomputing Center and its technology partners to achieve this groundbreaking performance.
The fastest supercomputer in the world with 14,000 Intel Xeon 5600 The fastest supercomputer in the world with 14,000 Intel Xeon 5600 Reviewed by Maherr Live on Monday, November 15, 2010 Rating: 5