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Author:Ivars Peterson - Science News Online
Description: Setting a course toward ultrafast supercomputing: floating point calculations have become so integral to computers that their performance is often measured in floating point operations per second (FLOPS). The next logical step is petaFLOPS computing, a level of performance at least 10,000 times greater than the fastest of today's machines...

Levels: High School (9-12), College
Languages: English
Resource Types: Articles
Math Topics: Computer Science

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