Tag: University of Tsukuba

Japanese University Boots Up 800-Teraflop GPU Supercomputer

Feb 14, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/tsukuba_HA_PACS_small.jpg” alt=”” width=”123″ height=”64″ />Japan’s newest supercomputer, an 802-teraflop GPU-accelerated Appro cluster, went into production last week at the University of Tsukuba, just north of Tokyo. The machine represents the lynchpin of the university’s HA-PACS project, a three-year effort that will attempt to push the envelope on GPU-pumped supercomputing.