The Big Mac Ranks Third

By Deane Barker on November 4, 2003

‘Big Mac’ Ranked 3rd Fastest Supercomputer: Yeah, but just try finding software for it.

“A supercomputer made from 1,100 off-the-shelf Apple Macs at Virginia Tech now ranks third among the world’s 500 fastest supercomputers, many of which handle with ease 1 trillion calculations per second.”