The second phase of NSM will be completed in September 2021, when the countrys computing power will reach 16 Petaflops (PF).
National Super Computing Mission India as Leader
09 April 2021 Current Affairs:India has become a leader in high-power computing through the National Supercomputing Mission (NSM).
♦ Launched NSM to enhance India’s research capabilities by connecting them together with a supercomputing grid with the National Knowledge Network (NKN) as the backbone.
♦ Guided by: Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and Department of Science and Technology (DST).
♦ Implemented by the following institutions: Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) of the University of Pune and Indian Institute of Science in Bangalore (IISc).
♦ The second phase of NSM will be completed in September 2021, when the country’s computing power will reach 16 Petaflops (PF).