The Sunway TaihuLight, with 10,649,600 computing cores comprising 40,960 nodes, is twice as fast and three times as efficient as Tianhe-2. Photo: Xinhua
The Sunway TaihuLight, with 10,649,600 computing cores comprising 40,960 nodes, is twice as fast and three times as efficient as Tianhe-2. Photo: Xinhua

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

  • The number of Top500 systems installed in China reached 227, up from 219 six months ago

The Sunway TaihuLight, with 10,649,600 computing cores comprising 40,960 nodes, is twice as fast and three times as efficient as Tianhe-2. Photo: Xinhua
The Sunway TaihuLight, with 10,649,600 computing cores comprising 40,960 nodes, is twice as fast and three times as efficient as Tianhe-2. Photo: Xinhua
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