MFLOP


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Related to MFLOP: Megaflops, gigaflop, teraflop
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Noun1.MFLOP - (computer science) a unit for measuring the speed of a computer systemMFLOP - (computer science) a unit for measuring the speed of a computer system
computer science, computing - the branch of engineering science that studies (with the aid of computers) computable processes and structures
unit, unit of measurement - any division of quantity accepted as a standard of measurement or exchange; "the dollar is the United States unit of currency"; "a unit of wheat is a bushel"; "change per unit volume"
teraflop, trillion floating point operations per second - (computer science) a unit for measuring the speed of a computer system
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5, that being the Greatly Reduced Array of Processor Elements with Data Reduction (GRAPE-DR) system at the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, which produced 429 Mflops per watt.
The particular machine that we used has 64 processors of 1000 MFLOPS floating speed and has 64 GB of shared memory.
5 different strategies seems to give the same number of Mflops and/or iterations.
The TI processor has a high-speed central processing unit (CPU) rated at 275 mops (million operations per second) and 50 Mflops (million floating-point operations per second); the new seeker was credited by Akopyan with having a speed of up to 50 million operations per second and a memory capacity of 64 KB upgradeable to 128 KB if required.
In terms of raw number crunching, the 200MHz Power3 could in theory crank out about 800 MFLOPS, with about 630 MFLOPS realized on benchmark tests.
Since the early 1980s, workstation vendors were primarily concerned with performance; the machine with the biggest MIPS and MFLOPS performance at the lowest price was the winner of the workstation game.
2 double-precision Linpack MFLOPS and and SPECmark of 25.