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10. Cielo – Cray XE6 8-core 2.4 GHz(Cray Inc.)


System Name: Cielo

System Family: Cray XE

System Model: Cray XE6

Computer: Cray XE6 8-core 2.4 GHz

Vendor: Cray Inc.

Application Area: Research

Installation Year: 2010

Operating System: Linux

Processor: AMD x86_64 Opteron 8 Core 2400 MHz (9.6 GFlop)

Cores: 107152

Rmax(GFlops): 816600

Rpeak(GFlops): 1028659.2

9. JUGENE – Blue Gene/P Solution(IBM)


System Name: JUGENE

System Family: IBM BlueGene

System Model: BlueGene/P

Computer: Blue Gene/P Solution

Vendor: IBM

Application Area: Research

Installation Year: 2009

Operating System: CNK/SLES 9

Processor: PowerPC 450 850 MHz (3.4 GFlops)

Cores: 294912

Rmax(GFlops): 825500

Rpeak(GFlops): 1002701