Fugaku, world’s fastest supercomputer, searches for coronavirus treatment

Fugaku, world’s fastest supercomputer, searches for coronavirus treatment

A Japanese supercomputer that has been named the world’s fastest is using its extraordinary capacity to identify potential treatments for the coronavirus. Japan this week regained the top spot for the first time since 2011, ending years of US and Chinese dominance on the TOP500 site, which tracks the evolution of computer processing power.

By Miki