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  • PFLOPS — Floating Point Operations Per Second (englisch für Gleitkommaoperationen pro Sekunde, Abk.: FLOPS) ist eine Maßeinheit für die Geschwindigkeit von Computersystemen oder Prozessoren und bezeichnet die Anzahl der Gleitkommazahl Operationen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • pflops — pentaflops [floating points per second] …   Medical dictionary

  • pflops — • pentaflops [floating points per second] …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • petaflops — (Pflops)    a unit of computing power equal to one quadrillion (1015) floating point operations per second. See flops. Current computers cannot achieve this power; it is a goal for future generations of supercomputers …   Dictionary of units of measurement

  • Supercomputer — A supercomputer is a computer that is at the frontline of processing capacity, particularly speed of calculation (at the time of its introduction). The term Super Computing was first used by New York World newspaper in 1929 [cite book |last=Eames …   Wikipedia

  • FLOPS — Computer performance Name FLOPS yottaFLOPS 1024 zettaFLOPS 1021 exaFLOPS 1018 petaFLOPS 1015 teraFLOPS 1012 gigaFLOPS 109 megaFLOPS 106 kiloFLOPS …   Wikipedia

  • Blue Gene — is a computer architecture project designed to produce several supercomputers, designed to reach operating speeds in the PFLOPS (petaFLOPS) range, and currently reaching sustained speeds of nearly 500 TFLOPS (teraFLOPS). It is a cooperative… …   Wikipedia

  • Superordinateur — à la NASA …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Grid computing — is a term referring to the combination of computer resources from multiple administrative domains to reach a common goal. The grid can be thought of as a distributed system with non interactive workloads that involve a large number of files. What …   Wikipedia

  • Gordon Bell Prize — The Gordon Bell Prizes are a set of awards awarded by the Association for Computing Machinery in conjunction with the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers each year at the Supercomputing Conference to recognize outstanding… …   Wikipedia

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