WHO MAKES THE MOST SUPERFAST COMPUTERS?
   
Specifications of Fastest Machine
Company
Number in Top 500
Name
Speed (Gigaflops)
Location
Hewlett-Packard
137
ASCI Q
7,727
Los Alamos National
Laboratory, NM
IBM
129
ASCI White
7,226
Lawrence Livermore
National Laboratory, CA
Sun Microsystems
88
HPC 4500
420
Swedish Armed Forces,
Stockholm, Sweden
Silicon Graphics
45
ASCI Blue Mountain
1,608
Los Alamos National
Mountain Laboratory, NM
Cray
22
T3E 1200
1,166
Unknown
(U.S. government)
NEC
15
Earth Simulator
35,860
Earth Simulator Center,
Simulator Yokohama, Japan