Saturday, August 30, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Intel Hopes To Improve Its Mobile Business With Ex-Qualcomm exec
Kingston HyperX Demos DDR4 Memory at PAX Prime
Corsair and ASUS Fastest DDR4 Memory Kit
Intel Unleashes its First 8-Core Desktop Processor For Gaming
Samsung Partners with Nike On Running App
Samsung Applied for Samsung Quantum Dot TV Trademark
New iPhones Expected at Sept. 9 Event
Google Tests Drones For Delivery Of Goods
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > PC Parts > Fujitsu...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, May 14, 2009
Fujitsu Develops World's Fastest Processor


Fujitsu has developed the world's fastest central processing unit--a CPU capable of performing 128 billion calculations per second, the company announced Tuesday.

The prototype with the code name 'Venus' (SPARC64 VIIIfx) has been manufactured using the 45nm technology and it is able to compute at 128 billion times per second (128GFLOPs), which is 2.5 times faster than the current record holder, a CPU made by Intel. The new CPU is also 3 times faster than the company's previous performance CPU, - the SPARC64 VII (quad-core, 65nm) - shipped in 2008.

Fujitsu achieved the rapid speed by using miniaturization technology to double the number of cores integrated onto a chip--measuring about 2 centimeters square--from four to eight. The CPU has also memory on board.

The Venus' design also is energy efficient--cutting electricity consumption to about one-third of current levels.

The Venus CPU is expected to power supercomputers in the following years, according to Fujitsu. The company showcased a system that can be equipped with four 'Venus' chips, offering a 521GFLOPs of computing power.


Previous
Next
Toshiba Launches dynabook Notebook With 512GB SSD        All News        AMD Ships Factory Overclocked 1 GHz HD 4890 GPU
Toshiba Launches dynabook Notebook With 512GB SSD     PC Parts News      NetBook Penetration Nears 20% in Q1 '09, Dominated by Acer

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Fujitsu, Panasonic Announce New Direction for Their Semiconductor Businesses
Fujitsu To Phase Out Chip Production
Fujitsu Technology Reduces Network Switches in Cluster Supercomputers
New Fujitsu ARROWS Tab Q335/K Tablet Coming In October
Fujitsu Buys Shares of Panasonic Information Technology Solutions
Fujitsu Launch New Enterprise Laptop PCs
Fujitsu Develops Record-Breaking 56 Gbps Receiver For Communications Between CPUs
Fujitsu Launches The ARROWS NX F-05F Smartphone
Fujitsu Introduces ETERNUS DX200F Flash Array
Fujitsu Software Cuts Response Times to Cyber Attacks
Fujitsu Launches New GS21 Series Mainframes Featuring New Processors
New Fujitsu LIFEBOOK E Professional Notebooks Delivers Functionality and Security

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .