China has overtaken the US in the supercomputer wars. With dual-CPU Intel’s and nVidia Tesla GPUs apparently.
He added: "I would say it's 47% faster than the Oak Ridge National Laboratory's machine, 1.7 Pflops (ORNL system) to 2.5 Pflops (Chinese system)."
Tianhe-1A is unusual in that it unites thousands of Intel processors with thousands of graphics cards made by Nvidia.
Should be only a matter of time before this is doubled.