China expands its share of fastest supercomputers although US remains No 1 when it comes to speed

//China expands its share of fastest supercomputers although US remains No 1 when it comes to speed

China expands its share of fastest supercomputers although US remains No 1 when it comes to speed

The US retained its top position as the country with the fastest supercomputers in the world but China extended its dominance in overall system numbers, according to the latest ranking of the Top500 fastest supercomputers published Monday.Summit and Sierra, two IBM-built supercomputers, maintained their top positions for the US, closely followed by China's Sunway TaihuLight supercomputer and Tianhe-2A, said the semi-annual list, which saw the top 10 systems unchanged from the previous ranking…

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