Japan Now Holds The Title For World’s Fastest Supercomputer

Fugaku, which means Mount Fuji in Japanese is the name of Japan’s fastest supercomputer and now the world’s most powerful computer.

The system has taken the top spot on the Top500, a site that has kept track of the latest in computing power for the last two decades.

The Fugaku has a computational speed of approximately 415.53 petaflops, which is more than a thousand times faster than a regular computer.

Since the COVID-19 situation, the system has been busy running various simulations based on different environmental circumstances. For more information read the full article here.


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