Top500 List - November 1998

Rmax and Rpeak values are in GFlops. For more details about other fields, check the TOP500 description.

Rpeak values are for the normal CPU clock rate. For the effeciency of the systems you should take the Turbu CPU clock rate into account.

Rank Site System Cores Rmax (GFlop/s) Rpeak (GFlop/s) Power (kW)
101 Lockheed Martin
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
128 51.4 64.0
102 Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
128 51.4 64.0
103 NCAR (National Center for Atmospheric Research)
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
128 51.4 64.0
104 White Sands Missile Range National Directorate
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
128 51.4 64.0
105 Caltech/JPL
United States
Exemplar X-Class
Hewlett-Packard
128 51.3 92.2
106 Hewlett-Packard CXTC
United States
Exemplar X-Class
Hewlett-Packard
128 51.3 92.2
107 Chip Manufacturer (D)
United States
SP P2SC 160 MHz
IBM
114 51.2 73.0
108 Los Alamos National Laboratory
United States
T3D MC512-8
Cray Inc.
512 50.8 76.8
109 Network Computing Services, Inc.
United States
T3D MC512-8
Cray Inc.
512 50.8 76.8
110 Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center
United States
T3D MC512-8
Cray Inc.
512 50.8 76.8
111 University of Edinburgh
United Kingdom
T3D MC512-8
Cray Inc.
512 50.8 76.8
112 Chip Manufacturer (A)
United States
SP P2SC 120 MHz
IBM
152 50.4 73.0
113 Los Alamos National Laboratory /CNLS
United States
Avalon Cluster
Self-made
140 48.6 149.2
114 National Aerospace Laboratory of Japan
Japan
SX-4/25
NEC
25 48.3 50.0
115 Petroleum Company (A)
United States
T3E
Cray Inc.
108 47.1 64.8
116 The Angstrom Technology Partnership
Japan
VPP500/32
Fujitsu
32 46.1 51.2
117 Chase Manhattan
United States
SP P2SC 120 MHz
IBM
133 44.7 63.8
118 Atomic Weapons Establishment
United Kingdom
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
140 44.3 93.0
119 Sears
United States
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
140 44.3 93.0
120 Scientific Supercomputing Center Karlsruhe
Germany
SP2/256
IBM
256 44.2 68.1
121 Centre Informatique National (CINES)
France
SP P2SC 120 MHz
IBM
127 43.1 61.0
122 North Carolina Supercomputing Center (NCSC)
United States
T3E900
Cray Inc.
66 42.7 59.4
123 Phillips Petroleum Company
United States
T3E900
Cray Inc.
66 42.7 59.4
124 Pennsylvania State University
United States
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
134 42.5 89.0
125 Deutsche Telekom AG
Germany
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
132 41.9 87.6
126 State of Ohio
United States
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
132 41.9 87.6
127 Sun
United States
HPC 6000 "Wildfire"
Oracle
104 41.6 52.0
128 Norwegian University of Science and Technology
Norway
T3E
Cray Inc.
94 41.1 56.4
129 Motorola
United States
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
128 40.7 85.0
130 Institute of Physical and Chemical Res. (RIKEN)
Japan
VPP500/28
Fujitsu
28 40.4 44.8
131 Korea Telecom
Korea, South
SP P2SC 160 MHz
IBM
89 40.3 57.0
132 Air Force Research Laboratory
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
133 Air Force Research Laboratory
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
134 ERDC DSRC
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
135 Kyoto University
Japan
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
136 Lockheed Martin
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
137 Lockheed Martin
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
138 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
139 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
140 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
141 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
142 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
143 Los Alamos National Laboratory/ACL
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
144 Naval Oceanographic Office - NAVO DSRC
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
145 Sandia National Laboratories
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
146 SGI
United States
Onyx2
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
147 Silicon Graphics
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
148 University of Bergen
Norway
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
149 University of Minnesota/Supercomputing Institute
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
150 University of Tokyo
Japan
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
151 University of Tokyo
Japan
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
152 US Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
153 US Army Research Laboratory (ARL)
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
154 US Army Space and Missile Defense Command
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
155 Vertex Pharmaceuticals
United States
ORIGIN 2000
SGI
128 40.2 49.9
156 Deutsche Telekom AG
Germany
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
124 39.4 82.3
157 Maui High-Performance Computing Center (MHPCC)
United States
SP2/224
IBM
224 39.0 59.6
158 Government
United States
T3E900
Cray Inc.
60 38.9 54.0
159 ERDC DSRC
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
96 38.8 48.0
160 Honeywell
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
96 38.8 48.0
161 Lockheed Martin Energy Systems/ORNL Y-12
United States
ORIGIN 2000 250 MHz
SGI
96 38.8 48.0
162 Japan Marine Science and Technology
Japan
SX-4/20
NEC
20 38.7 40.0
163 National Research Institute for Metals
Japan
SX-4/20
NEC
20 38.7 40.0
164 Toyota Central Research & Development
Japan
SX-4/20
NEC
20 38.7 40.0
165 Communications Res. Lab. (CRL)
Japan
VPP700/17E
Fujitsu
17 38.5 40.8
166 Naval Research Laboratory (NRL)
United States
HPC 6000 "Wildfire"
Oracle
96 38.1 48.0
167 Technical University Delft (TUD)
Netherlands
T3E
Cray Inc.
86 37.7 51.6
168 University of Texas
United States
T3E
Cray Inc.
86 37.7 51.6
169 Audi AG
Germany
VPP300/16E
Fujitsu
16 36.4 38.4
170 Deutsche Telekom AG
Germany
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
112 35.7 74.4
171 Philips Lighting
Netherlands
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
112 35.7 74.4
172 SARA (Stichting Academisch Rekencentrum)
Netherlands
SP P2SC 160 MHz
IBM
76 35.5 48.6
173 Baker Hughes
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
174 Commerzbank
Germany
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
175 Commerzbank
Germany
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
176 Commerzbank
Germany
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
177 Commerzbank
Germany
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
178 Commerzbank
Germany
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
179 Deutsche Morgan Grenfell
United Kingdom
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
180 Deutsche Morgan Grenfell
United Kingdom
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
181 National Center for Genome Resources
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
182 Nihon Sun
Japan
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
183 Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT)
Japan
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
184 Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT)
Japan
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
185 Owens Corning
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
186 Owens Corning
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
64 34.2 42.6
187 Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute
Japan
VPP300/16
Fujitsu
16 34.1 35.2
188 Japan Science and Technology
Japan
VPP300/16
Fujitsu
16 34.1 35.2
189 Reactor & Nuclear Fuel Development
Japan
VPP300/16
Fujitsu
16 34.1 35.2
190 Scientific Supercomputing Center Karlsruhe
Germany
VPP300/16
Fujitsu/SNI
16 34.1 35.2
191 Air Force Research Laboratory
United States
XP/S-MP 41
Intel
816 33.7 40.8
192 Air Force Research Laboratory
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
61 32.7 40.6
193 AT&T CFO
United States
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
60 32.3 40.0
194 Bell Canada
Canada
HPC 10000 333 MHz
Oracle
60 32.3 40.0
195 DOE/SC/Argonne National Laboratory
United States
SP P2SC 120 MHz
IBM
94 32.0 45.1
196 Lincoln Electric
United States
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
100 32.0 66.4
197 ThyssenKrupp Information Systems
Germany
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
100 32.0 66.4
198 ICAM/Alcatel
France
SP PC604e 332 MHz
IBM
98 31.4 65.1
199 Danish Meteorological Institute
Denmark
SX-4/16
NEC
16 31.1 32.0
200 National Aerospace Laboratory (NLR)
Netherlands
SX-4/16
NEC
16 31.1 32.0