Dsc00013.Jpg With the processing power equivalent to more than 200 standard PCs, the HYDRA computer is the world’s most powerful chess computer according to IPCCC officials. Housed in a secure server room in Abu Dhabi, HYDRA is a 64-way cluster computer- 64 computers connected and operating as if they are a single machine. Each computer has an Intel Xeon 3.06 Ghz. Man 0.5, Machine 5.5 youch. [via] Link.

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