US Reclaims Supercomputing Crown With AMD-Powered Frontier

The US has reclaimed the top spot on the list of the world’s most powerful computers with the first supercomputer to cross the exascale performance threshold. The AMD-powered Frontier supercomputer at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory topped 1.1 exaflops, or 1.1 quintillion calculations per second, on the Linmark benchmark, the lab announced Monday. The Hewlett … Read more