After a trial run beat down, the IBM POWER7-based "Watson" Jeopardy!-playing computer system will play Jeopardy! against mega-champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter in a two-match contest to be aired over three consecutive nights beginning on February 14, 2011. Watson answers Jeopardy questions in less than three seconds by using massively parallel POWER7 processor performance to execute thousands of complex tasks simultaneously, IBM boasts. Over here at Power IT Pro, we're assuming that ...

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