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Rensselaer Orders Up Blue Gene/Q for Exascale and Data-Intensive Research

Oct 25, 2011 |

Last month Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute announced it had been awarded a $2.65 million grant to acquire a 100 teraflop Blue Gene/Q supercomputer for its Computational Center for Nanotechnology Innovations. The new system will also include a multi-terabyte RAM-based storage accelerator, petascale disk storage, and rendering cluster plus remote display wall system for visualization.