#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-03-at-10.35.54-e1435916245822.png"><img class="alignleft size-medium wp-image-159682" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/07/Screen-Shot-2015-07-03-at-10.35.54-300x199.png" alt="IBM client centre, Montpelier, France" width="300" height="199" /></a>Big Blue said it is collaborating</strong> with French high performance agency GENCI to create computers that perform at least one exaflop.</p>
<p>An exaflop represents a billion billion calculations in a second.</p>
<p>IBM said that the fastest systems in the world now operate at between 10 and 33 petaflop and that’s only around one to three percent the speed of exascale computing.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/news/ibm-takes-aim-at-exaflop-computing" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>