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HPC Terminology

Cluster A group of computers (nodes) connected by a high-speed network, forming a supercomputer
Node Equivalent to a high-end workstation, part of a cluster
Core A processor (CPU), multiple cores per processor chip
FLOPS FLoating-point Operations (calculations) Per Second