A program for measuring computer performance. The LINPACK benchmark is the standard used by the TOP500 project, which compares the performance of supercomputers.
One trillion floating point operations per second.
 TOP 500 list
A ranking of the world's fastest supercomputers.
A specialized computer for molecular dynamics simulations developed by RIKEN. It is used as part of the supercomputer's multipurpose PC cluster.
Acronym for General Purpose computing on Graphic Processing Unit. It is a technology that enables the use of graphic processing units for purposes other than graphic processing.
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Date: 07 August, 2009
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