All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Sequoia’

New Supercomputer Champion Crowned

The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) announced today that it now has the world’s most powerful computing system. Dubbed “Sequoia,” the computer clocked in at 16.32 sustained petaflops, earning it the top spot on the International Supercomputing Conference’s top 500 list of the world’s fastest supercomputers. One petaflop represents a quadrillion floating point operations per second. Sequoia was developed by …

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Latest Instagram Valuation Round led by Sequoia

Any developer of an internet app that people are actually using is likely raising venture capital at present, and Instagram is set to receive $50 million at a $500 million valuation after wrapping up a Series B round led by Sequoia Capital, according to sources close to the dealings. The maker of the growing photo-sharing application, which recently found its …

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