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Virginia Tech PowerMac Cluster Ranks 3rd

Results from the 22nd edition of the TOP500 List of the World's Fastest Supercomputers were released today.



As expected, Virginia Tech's PowerMac G5 Cluster has been officially ranked 3rd fastest in the world, behind the Earth Simulator Center (#1) and the Los Alamos National Laboratory (#2). The updated list can be found at Top500.org.



More PowerMac G5 clusters are expected to be assembled in the future, as Virginia Tech plans on releasing detailed plans on the construction of their cluster.