Artifact Details

Title

The 11 rules of supercomputer design

Catalog Number

102622080

Type

Moving image

Date

1989-08-09

Credits

Bell, Gordon C.

Publisher

University Video Communications

Duration

00:50:15

Format

1" open reel

Copyright Holder

Computer History Museum

Description

From University Video Communications' catalog:

"Gordon Bell descirbes the goals, provesse and outcome of the design of Ardent's Titan: a vector, multiprocessor architecture, combining high-performances computation and graphics for a single user to create a distributed supercomputing environment. Such machines now make it possible to instantly view complex simulation such as: combining molecules, or evaluating how a new airplane wing will interact with the atmosphere."

Category

Lecture

Collection Title

University Video Communications lectures

Series Title

Distinguished Lecture Series :

Credit

Gift of University Video Communications

Lot Number

X6636.2013