August 1, 2001
New powerful supercomputer MBC-1000M launched in Moscow
Author: JT Smith
Kirill Tikhonov writes: "Russian news site Compulenta has a story about new powerful supercomputer MBC-1000M launched in Moscow's Joint Supercomputer Center. According to the Russian Minister of Industry, Science and Technologies, Russia now holds the third place among the world's manufacturers of high performance supercomputers. Which means that all European countries and China were left behind. The peak performance of the system is 1 Tflops, the value that makes up the estimated performance speed of the human brain."