A new British supercomputer?

Dave Levy
2 min readMar 11, 2023
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Bloomberg, and others, report (£) that Sunak is planning to spend £800m on a new British Supercomputer. This is also covered in the Register, who among other things suggest that the amount of money is extraordinary for a super computer, allowing the building of the largest in the world, exceeding the computational power of the US Frontier system, which is over three times faster than No 2, and nearly four times faster than the Finnish No…

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Dave Levy

Brit, Londoner, economist, Labour, privacy, cybersecurity, traveller, father - mainly writing about UK politics & IT, https://linktr.ee/davelevy