09:41 GMT +326 April 2019
Listen Live
    Server hall

    China Developing New High-Speed Super Computer

    © AFP 2019 / Susanne Lindholm
    Military & Intelligence
    Get short URL
    2333

    A Chinese tech company is developing a next generation supercomputer capable of performing over a 100, 000 trillion computing operations per second.

    The ‘Dawning 7000′ has been designed by the Chinese tech company ‘Dawning Information Industry’ to meet market demands for high-speed communication networks, large-scale storing and application software, Li Jun, President, Dawning Information Industry said, media reports.

    Earlier reports said the supercomputer had entered the phase of trial production and assembling and would be launched in two years. Li Hun, however, denied such speculations.

    Backed by the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Dawning is also the developer of Nebulae or Dawning 6000, which is classified as the second in the TOP 500 list of the world's most powerful supercomputers in 2010 for its measured Linpack value of 1.271 petaflop times a second.

    Related:

    Next Big Thing: China’s Aviation to Develop Long-Range Strike Bomber
    Automatons by the Ton: 'Robot Supermarket' to Open in China
    China's Newest Secret Weapon: Bullet Trains
    Tags:
    supercomputer, information technology, Nebulae, Dawning-7000, Dawning Information Industry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik