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Purdue builds Big Ten’s biggest computer, again

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue is acting as if building world-class supercomputers is the newest college sport. For the second year in a row, Purdue will build what is expected to be the Big Ten’s largest campus computer, and as before, it will be running jobs by the end of the day. “Last year we […]

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Purdue’s Steele supercomputer makes list of world’s most powerful systems

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Purdue’s Steele supercomputing cluster is among the most powerful high-performance computing systems in the world, according to rankings released Tuesday (Nov. 18) at the SuperComputing ’08 conference in Austin, Texas. The Top 500 Supercomputer Sites project has been ranking the 500 most powerful known computer systems twice a year since 1993 […]

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Purdue supercomputer unboxed and built by lunchtime

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — Staff members at Purdue University had hoped to build the Big Ten’s largest campus supercomputer in just a day on Monday, May 5. But it didn’t take that long — they were done by lunch. Purdue computer technicians put the finishing touches on Steele, a new supercomputer that is among the […]

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Purdue installs Big Ten’s biggest campus computer in just one day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The largest supercomputer on a Big Ten campus will be installed at Purdue in a single-day, electronic “barn-raising.” More than 200 employees will gather May 5 to help build the massive machine, which will be about the size of a semitrailer when installed. It will be the largest Big Ten supercomputer […]

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Purdue installs Big Ten’s biggest campus computer in just one day

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — The largest supercomputer on a Big Ten campus will be installed at Purdue in a single-day, electronic “barn-raising.” More than 200 employees will gather May 5 to help build the massive machine, which will be about the size of a semitrailer when installed. It will be the largest Big Ten supercomputer […]

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