back to article LUMI supercomputer puts GPU partition through its paces with hardcore science

Finland's LUMI supercomputer has hit a new milestone, successfully completing the pilot phase of its GPU partition that extends the processing power of the system. LUMI is the fastest supercomputer in Europe and the third fastest globally, according to the Top500 list published in November 2022. It was inaugurated in June last …

  1. TVU Silver badge

    Something of this power could also be used to model the first formations of galaxies in the very early universe since they appear to be lager than expected, i.e. existing models aren't quite there yet.

    1. Steve K

      Quantum Foam

      Lager than expected? Is that anything to do with Quantum Foam?

  2. mobailey

    But Why?

    But why advertise this story with a picture of slice of chorizo?

    1. Jimmy2Cows Silver badge

      Re: But Why?

      You sure it's not a pepperoni slice that escaped from its pizza?

  3. Pascal Monett Silver badge

    That is insane

    "pilot projects covering solar atmospheric modelling, natural language processing (NLP) and imaging of seismic data"

    Are you saying that natural language processing is as difficult as modeling the interactions of the most powerful open-air nuclear furnace of our entire Solar System ?


  4. Nightkiller

    Yes, but will it run ChatGPT?

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