The speed at which our technology grows and expands is incredible, but sometimes as an average consumer it is hard to always keep current. New computers come out seemingly every day with slightly more processing power and versatility than the models right before them, and before long they’ll be outpaced too. Imagine that problem on a massive scale, though: working at a research institute, and trying to keep up with constantly growing power of the behemoths known as supercomputers.
Today’s infographic from Fed Tech Magazine gives us a look at what are currently the 10 fastest supercomputers in the world, and where they’re all located. The U.S. has the greatest number of “Top 10″ supercomputers, although China has claim to the most powerful and fastest.
For more information on the world’s top supercomputers, have a look at the graphic below. [Via]1.2k