Great news for linux lovers as of now, all top 500 supercomputers is being powered by linux. In 2016, 498 supercomputers were powered by linux.
Meanwhile, China is proud ownere of 202 super computers. Not only large numbers, China has got one of the most powerful computers. China’s Sunway TaihuLight is fastest system with a Rmax score of 93.0 PFlops. Sunway TaihuLight is developed by China’s National Research Center of Parallel Computer Engineering & Technology (NRCPC), and installed at the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi. Along with fastest computer, China is leading with second fastest supercomputer as Tianhe-2 (Milky Way-2), a system developed by China’s National University of Defense Technology (NUDT) and deployed at the National Supercomputer Center in Guangzho, China, is at number two system at 33.86 petaflops.