• U.S. Falls Behind China and Switzerland in Supercomputer Race

    8 days ago - By Fortune

    The U.S. may need a more powerful supercomputer.
    Two Chinese supercomputers and an upgraded supercomputer in Switzerland rank ahead of the U.S. in a biannual list of top supercomputers released Monday by the TOP500 organization, which tracks supercomputer speeds.
    It is only the second time that the U.S. absent from the top 3 most powerful supercomputers since the organization started compiling the rankings 24 years ago. In the previous ranking, published in November, the top U.S. supercomputer-located at Oak Ridge National Laboratory in Oak Ridge, Tenn.-was No. 3.
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