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Slides from the TOP500 session at ISC13 in Leipzig

TOP500 Slides from the opening session of ISC13 in Leipzig are now available. The 42nd list will be presented during SC13 — November 17-22, 2013 in Denver, CO.

China’s Tianhe-2 Supercomputer Takes No. 1 Ranking on 41st TOP500 List

MANNHEIM, Germany; BERKELEY, Calif.; and KNOXVILLE, Tenn.--Tianhe-2, a supercomputer developed by China’s National University of Defense Technology, is the world’s new No. 1 system with a performance of 33.86 petaflop/s on the Linpack benchmark, according to the 41st edition of the twice-yearly TOP500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. The list was announced June 17 during the opening session of the 2013 International Supercomputing Conference in Leipzig, Germany.