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Who launched the first Super Computer, and when ?

Asked by vinayan joseph, 07 Sep '08 09:51 pm
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Supercomputers introduced in the 1960s were designed primarily by Seymour Cray at Control Data Corporation (CDC), and led the market into the 1970s until Cray left to form his own company, Cray Research.
Answered by dharamender nebhnani, 07 Sep '08 09:55 pm

 
  
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Seymour Cray at Control Data Corporation (CDC),
1960s
Answered by Anil K Chugh, 09 Sep '08 08:36 am

 
  
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Who is the creator of the Pentium chip (needs no introduction as 90% of the today's computers run on it)? Vinod Dham.

http://www.laloorabri.com/forum/index.php?showtopic=195

http://www.nriol.com/info/amazingindia.asp

http://www.woodrecords.com/modernindia/People

Have you heard the name Sakuntala Devi? Once she was
given a very complicated problem. She gave the answer
in a few seconds, but a main-frame computer took some
minutes. So she was called the Human Computer.

Visit these sites:

http://www.chennaionline.com/articlecomments/displaycomments. asp?CommentTitle=Human+Computer
http://www.drishtikona.com/archives/tidbits/000786.php
http://www.hindu.com/thehindu/2002/04/17/stories/200204170418 0400.htm

What mathematics could she have used?

Visit these sites to know about Vedic mathematics:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vedic_mathematics
http://www.hinduism.co.za/vedic.htm
http://www.vedicmaths.org/
http://www.vedicmaths.org/Introduction/Tutorial/Tutorial. ...more
Answered by DRSiva, 08 Sep '08 07:44 am

 
  
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Supercomputers introduced in the 1960s were designed primarily by Seymour Cray at Control Data Corporation (CDC), and led the market into the 1970s until Cray left to form his own company, Cray Research. He then took over the supercomputer market with his new designs, holding the top spot in supercomputing for five years (19851990
Answered by sangeetha, 07 Sep '08 10:01 pm

 
  
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Cray
Answered by Lal, 07 Sep '08 09:54 pm

 
  
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