National Petascale Computing Facility, 1725 S. Oak St, Champaign
Event type Special Event
Come to the National Petascale Computing Facility for a first-hand look at Blue Waters, one of the fastest supercomputers in the world! With a sustained speed over 1 petaflop, Blue Waters is capable of performing more than 1 quadrillion calculations per second.
In addition to viewing Blue Waters, you can also see the infrastructure required for this powerful machine. This is a self-guided tour. Come any time during the day and stay as little or as long as you'd like.