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What does HPCS stand for?

HPCS stands for High Productivity Computing Systems

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Even better would be a new, high-productivity language such as Chapel, which Cray is designing as part of the DARPA High Productivity Computing Systems program.
The High Productivity Computing Systems (HPCS) initiative managed by DARPA is akin to the Accelerated Strategic Computing Initiative (ASCI) undertaken by the US Department of Energy to drive supercomputing technology from the hundreds of gigaflops to the hundreds of teraflops level in the late 1990s and early 2000s.
today announced Sun has been awarded a 12-month contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the High Productivity Computing Systems (HPCS) program to assess and develop technology solutions to address future Department of Defense (DoD) high- performance requirements.
The demonstration project targets rates of hundreds of gigabits per second over optical fiber lines and is related to Cray's participation in the DARPA High Productivity Computing Systems (HPCS) program, which aims to develop high performance computing systems with sustained performance of one petaflop (million billion calculations per second) on real-world applications by 2010.
3 million in funding from the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for the second phase of DARPA's High Productivity Computing Systems (HPCS) initiative.