Iridis 3 servers
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Inside the University of Southampton's new supercomputer

A new supercomputer is transforming the way research is conducted at the University of Southampton.

Iridis 3's 8,000 processors are capable of performing 72 trillion calculations per second.

Dr Oz Parchment, the university's IT infrastructure services manager, showed Jeff Baird around the server centre.

  • 13 Aug 2010
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