Breaking records: 100 trillion digits of Pi

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Published on 1 Jul 2022, 4:00
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What is one way to test the power of cloud computing? By calculating a record number of digits for the mathematical constant, Pi! Between the recent improvements to Google Cloud Compute Engine, new storage options like balanced persistent disks, and 100 Gbps networking, we calculated 100 trillion digits of Pi. Watch as Stephanie Wong details the story behind calculating Pi (with lots of actual delicious pie).

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