UF unveils Fla.'s fastest computer

Published On: May 07 2013 11:39:27 AM EDT
University of Florida
GAINESVILLE, Fla. -

Florida's fastest supercomputer is making its debut.

The University of Florida is dedicating its new HiPerGator computer on Tuesday in Gainesville.

The HiPerGator processes data at 150 trillion calculations per second. It will be used for research ranging from drug development to the origins of the universe.

The computer was manufactured by Dell.