Friday, January 18, 2013

How to choose a Supercomputer

Forget about LINPACK and FLOP/s. It is the skin that matters. The next big thing should be the "Top500 Skin" ranking. Here are my top five:
 
 
 
Corollaries:
1. As can be seen the US maintains its dominance.
2. All vendors can try harder. How about consulting Italian car designers?
3. SC20 should take place at the Museum of Modern Art.