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Worlds Fastest Super Computer is TITAN

WHAT IS THE FASTEST SUPER COMPUTER IN THE WORLD ?? (TILL NOVEMBER 2012)
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 TITAN
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Speed:
achieved 17.59 petaflops or quadrillions of calculations per second.

Location:

Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Architecture:

18,688 AMD Opteron 6274 16-core CPUs
18,688 Nvidia Tesla K20 GPUs
Cray Linux Environment
Memory:
710 TB      i.e 598 TB CPU and 112 TB GPU
 
Storage:

10 PB, 240 GB/s IO

Cost:

US$97 million

Titan, which gets funding from the US department of energy, is used for research in energy, climate change, efficient engines, materials and other scientific research.values taken from Wikipedia.
 
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