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IBM's Single-Processor Supercomputer Efforts

By Mark Smotherman, Dag Spicer

Communications of the ACM, Vol. 53 No. 12, Pages 28-30

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Imagine a CPU designed to issue and execute up to seven instructions per clock cycle, with a clock rate 10 times faster than the reigning supercomputer. This is the ACS-1 supercomputer designed more than 40 years ago.

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