The following commentary comes from an independent investor or market observer as part of TheStreet's guest contributor program, which is separate from the company's news coverage.NEW YORK ( Magic Diligence) -- When you say the word "super-computer," one name comes to mind: Cray (CRAY - Get Report). The firm is synonymous with high performance computing. Founded in the early 1970s by Seymour Cray, the company's first computer, the Cray-1, was renowned as the world's fastest computer, achieving fame during the Cold War when the first unit was installed at Los Alamos during the height of nuclear proliferation.
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