FLOPS

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flops

[fläps]
(computer science)
A unit of computer speed, equal to one floating-point arithmetic operation per second.

FLOPS

(1)
Floating-point operations per second.

Flops

(benchmark)

FLOPS

(FLoating point Operations Per Second) The measurement of floating point calculations. For example, 100 megaFLOPS (MFLOPS) is 100 million floating point operations per second, and 100 teraFLOPS (TFLOPS) is 100 trillion FLOPS. See IOPS.
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These and other measures could lead to supercomputers that can deliver performance of over one exaflop, or 1000 petaflops, by 2020.
This access and involvement will speed the evolution of software for Blue Gene and provide the community with a platform for testing ideas applicable to future petaflops and exaflops systems," said Stevens.
Key Assets from Cray Accelerate Intel's Drive to Achieve ExaFLOPS Performance
As we enter the next generation of computing, moving from petaflops to exaflops, Red Hat and SGI are enabling some of the industry's most mission-critical and large-scale computing applications.
To meet the growing challenge of running large-scale simulations in the multi petaflops and exaflops range of computing, Intel, Forschungszentrum Julich (FZJ) and ParTec will announce a multi-year commitment to create the ExaCluster Laboratory (ECL) at Julich.