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World’s fastest supercomputer doomed by inefficiency
The IBM Roadrunner supercomputer smashed records when it was built in 2008, quickly becoming the world’s fastest. Now it has been shut down because it’s not energy-efficient enough.

World’s fastest supercomputer doomed by inefficiency

The IBM Roadrunner supercomputer smashed records when it was built in 2008, quickly becoming the world’s fastest. Now it has been shut down because it’s not energy-efficient enough.

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