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Video: Petascale Science on the AMOS Supercomputer

In this video, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute unveils the Advanced Multiprocessing Optimized System (AMOS), a petascale supercomputer.

With the ability to perform more than one quadrillion calculations per second, AMOS is the most powerful university-based supercomputer in New York state and the Northeast, and among the most powerful in the world. In addition to massive computational power, AMOS has high-performance networking capabilities with a bandwidth of more than four terabytes per second—more than the combined bandwidth of 2 million home Internet subscribers.


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