Wednesday, March 5, 2014

TARDIS Supercomputer Cluster to Launch

While supercomputer clusters cannot yet solve time travel, they can increase brute force compute power. That’s exactly what Emory University and Georgia Institute of Technology, which are five miles apart, are aiming to do with a new high performance computing cluster named TARDIS.

The name TARDIS is after the time travel and spacecraft machine in the popular Doctor Who British science-fiction TV series. The TARDIS has an exterior that resembled a London police box, and an inside that is larger than the outside, notes an article in Campus Technology.

(Read my complete article at Go Parallel)

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