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Photo of Discover supercomputer Scalable Units 5, 6, and 7

Discover Supercomputer: Scalable Units 5, 6, and 7

In October 2010, the NASA Center for Climate Simulation doubled the capacity of its Discover supercomputer by adding a Dell PowerEdge C6100 cluster with 14,400 Westmere cores (left). Discover's combined 29,368 cores yield a peak performance of more than 320 trillion operations per second..

Credit: Photo by NASA/Goddard/Pat Izzo.

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