The Cloud!!!!

Amazon recently built the world’s fastest supercomputer – of the virtual variety. At a measly 240 Trillion calculations per second (!), it is only the 42nd fastest computer in the world but it is all yours for less than $1300 per hour to use.

We will never use it but wouldn’t it be cool to have this option if we want to use one?

http://www.wired.com/wiredenterprise/2011/12/nonexistent-supercomputer