Artifact Details

Title

Roadrunner Tri-blade

Catalog Number

102742470

Type

Physical object

Date

Circa 2008

Manufacturer

IBM Corporation

Identifying Numbers

Other number 0284 Type number on a label on the top.
Other number 11S44R4919YK13A083Y01D On a label on the top.
Other number 3BBW8R25 On a label on the top.
Serial number S0284100DF0A

Dimensions

overall: 4 5/8 in x 10 1/8 in x 18 in

Description

The IBM Los Alamos National Laboratory Roadrunner Triblade is unique in its influence on computing history both as the fundamental processing unit of the world's first Petaflop computer and in terms of its applications and role in scientific exploration.

Category

Digital computer/supercomputer

Credit

Gift of Los Alamos National Laboratory

Lot Number

X7339.2015