Cray announces ‘Titan’ supercomputer, potentially world’s fastest

Cray Inc. has signed a $97 million contract [Yikes thats a lot of $$ for an ‘upgrade’] to upgrade the Cray XT5 “Jaguar” supercomputer located at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) to a new Cray XK6 supercomputer, nicknamed “Titan.” The Titan system upgrade, targeted to be completed in 2011, will have … Read more