Naturally, higher computing power necessitates more space. While the IBM computer was the size of a wardrobe, the new supercomputer extends over 1,700 m2 and occupies an area roughly the same as an ice-hockey rink. So it is hardly surprising that, altogether, the cables run for a total length of 210 km.

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Published: 31. 10. 2019
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