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Barcelona Supercomputing Centre adds 3 new IBM Power 9 racks

Wednesday 13 June 2018 | 14:24 CET | News
Barcelona Supercomputing Centre (BSC) has announced the incorporation of three new IBM Power 9 racks with a with a peak performance of 1.5 petaflops into its MareNostrum 4 supercomputer. With this incorporation, BSC said it's looking to explore the technology's potential to accelerate Artificial Intelligence–based research. The EUR 34 million MareNostrum 4 began operations last year and will have a performance capacity of 13.7 petaflops when completed.

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