Compute at a petaflop.

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  1. Phil Washburn

    Phil Washburn New Member

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    is that fast or what?:eek:oooh:


    http://www.dailyherald.com/story/?id=205157&src=143

     
  2. Creaz93

    Creaz93 New Member

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    Ya I heard about that. Really freaking fast:smile2:.
     

  3. ozzy

    ozzy New Member

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    I bet it dont run windows vista! :eek:oooh:
     
  4. metalman

    metalman Well-Known Member

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    100 trillion calculations per second?
    Who counted them? Who checked the answers?...W
     
  5. slabmaster

    slabmaster New Member

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    i thought a peta flop is what happened when you run over an animal rights activist on the way to run your trap line. i am a little behind the curve on computers.
     
  6. Phil Washburn

    Phil Washburn New Member

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    that was 1,000 trillion, not 100, winston:wink:

    and i bet if it cost a hundred mil someone that knew what they were doing checked it:big_smile:
     
  7. Phil Washburn

    Phil Washburn New Member

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    i used to think the same thing!:smile2:
     
  8. zeboman

    zeboman New Member

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    I thought a petaflop was when they start something with you, then they fall and fake an injury.
     
  9. massa_jorge

    massa_jorge New Member

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    i figgered a petaflop was the basis of their ideology on the far side... FLOP!