The fastest and most powerful computer available at any given time. Supercomputers are used for computatons demanding high speed and storage (e.g., analyzing weather data).
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Supercomputer smashes world speed record
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Cray Inc. (NASD: CRAY), formed from the March 2000 merger of Tera Computer Company and Cray Research, is the global market leader in high-end supercomputers.