Computer Network of Bitcoin is 8 Times more Powerful than Top 500 Supercomputers 1

Computer Network of Bitcoin is 8 Times more Powerful than Top 500 Supercomputers

SupercomputingThe virtual currency Bitcoin , created by Satoshi Nakamoto in 2008, never ceases to amaze. Conceived as a global payment system independent of national authorities for weeks many questioned their legality or if I could get to become a financial bubble .

In recent times, in which the value of Bitcoin has been up, we have seen how it unfolded a small ecosystem of companies and users operating around this new form of payment. Furthermore, its stability has varied greatly from a few days to other, causing many people to doubt the reliability of Bitcoin as a safe alternative economically.

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Updated List of the Most Powerful Supercomputers

SupercomputersThe project introduced the next Top500 list of the most powerful supercomputers in the world, according to a press release on the official site.

Became the new leader of the American supercomputer, IBM Sequoia.During the test, he showed Linpack performance of 16.32 in the petaflops, or quadrillion 16.32 floating point operations per second.

Supercomputer-winning architecture uses IBM BlueGene / Q and employs half a million cores. 

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