Massive Osiris simulation uses 1,572,864 Sequoia supercomputer cores

Researchers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory have managed to perform record simulations using all 1,572,864 cores of Sequoia, the largest supercomputer in the world.

IBM wins top spot on supercomputer list

The US can once again boast the world's most powerful supercomputer, after two and a half years during which Japan has held the crown.