22.4 trillion digits of pi

world record computation of pi

Tag: World Record

Celebrating π-Day

The pi record computation of DECTRIS has survived more than 4 months from November 2016 until 3/14/17, which is Albert Einstein’s…

Download One Trillion Digits of Pi

As announced in November 2016, I’ve computed 22.4 trillion digits of pi. The first trillion decimal digits are now available…

Summing Up

Last week I had the opportunity to present the venture of calculating π with a world record accuracy to my colleagues…

Hitting the Target

This morning, the world record computation of pi finally completed. Thereby the 105 days long calculation comes to a successful…

Hexadecimal Digits are Correct

This week I’m attending a conference in Strasbourg. While following the opening plenary, I log in to the server, on…

Disk is Full

Some days ago, I suddenly found the following error message on my screen: At first, I simply restarted the computation…

60% Milestone Passed

35 days after starting the computation, 60% of the series has already been summed. Against my expectations, all 20 discs…

3, 2, 1, Go!

Yesterday afternoon two colleagues kindly helped me to mount the π-Storage in a rack in our server room and to…

The π-Storage

Today we received the 24 hard drives and the housing for our π-storage. We decided to use Enterprise NAS HDDs…

Gamma and the Golden Donkey

It’s a sunny morning here in Baden-Dättwil, where the new business premises of my employer are located. Close to the…

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