The following video is part of our "Motley Fool Conversations" series, in which Motley Fool senior technology analyst Eric Bleeker and chief technology officer Jeremy Phillips discuss emerging trends in technology.

In today's edition, Jeremy and Eric look at recent events around the world of supercomputing. While the word "supercomputer" might sound like some academic curiosity to many investors, the field is picking up steam. More importantly, with graphics processors moving into the space and power restrictions opening up opportunity for new players in the world of high-end computing, this could be a high-margin, high-growth business that investors are overlooking.

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