U.S. retakes No. 1 spot in supercomputing

Josh Peterson Contributor
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NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — America is back on top in the race to claim ownership of the world’s most powerful supercomputer.

In a ranking released Monday of the world’s top 500 supercomputers, the United States scored the top spot with Sequoia, a supercomputer housed at the Department of Energy’s Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California. The U.S. had been trailing China and Japan in the supercomputer race since June 2010, when a Chinese system took over the No. 1 spot.

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Josh Peterson