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Edison Supercomputer Creates 3D Map of Adolescent Universe
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Edison Supercomputer Creates 3D Map of Adolescent Universe

Scientists from the NERSC and Berkeley National Laboratory are using a supercomputer to create one of the most complete, three-dimensional maps of the adolescent...

Interactive Design Powers Visual Introduction to Machine Learning
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Interactive Design Powers Visual Introduction to Machine Learning

Machine learning is the science of getting computers to act without being explicitly programmed. The new R2D3 Blog offers an instructive Visual Introduction toInteractive...

GENCI to Collaborate with IBM in Race to Exascale
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GENCI to Collaborate with IBM in Race to Exascale

Today GENCI announced a collaboration with IBM aimed at speeding up the path to exascale computing. Created in 2007 by the French government, GENCI with the aim...

Accelerating Science with SciDB from NERSC
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Accelerating Science with SciDB from NERSC

Over at NERSC, Linda Vu writes that the SciDB open source database system is a powerful tool for helping scientists wrangle Big Data. "SciDB is an open source database...

From Grand Challenges to Critical Workflows
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From Grand Challenges to Critical Workflows

Geert Wenes writes in the Cray Blog that the next generation of Grand Challenges will focus on critical workflows for Exascale. "For every historical HPC grandFrom...

SDSC Gets One-year Extension for Gordon Supercomputer
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SDSC Gets One-year Extension for Gordon Supercomputer

The National Science Foundation has awarded the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) a one-year extension to continue operating its Gordon supercomputer, providing...

IBTA Publishes RoCE Interoperability List from Plugfest
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IBTA Publishes RoCE Interoperability List from Plugfest

Today the InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA) announced the completion of the first Plugfest for RDMA over Converged Ethernet (RoCE) solutions and the publication...

KTH in Sweden Moves to EDR 100Gb/s InfiniBand
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KTH in Sweden Moves to EDR 100Gb/s InfiniBand

Today Mellanox announced its EDR 100Gb/s InfiniBand solutions have been selected by the KTH Royal Institute of Technology for use in their PDC Center for High Performance...

Dell Opens Line of Business for Hyperscale Datacenters
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Dell Opens Line of Business for Hyperscale Datacenters

Today Dell announced a new business unit aligned around hyperscale datacenters. "The Datacenter Scalable Solutions (DSS) group is designed to meet the specificDell...

SUPER Project Aims at Efficient Supercomputing for Scientists
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SUPER Project Aims at Efficient Supercomputing for Scientists

"SUPER builds on past successes and now includes research into performance auto-tuning, energy efficiency, resilience, multi-objective optimization, and end-to-end...

Podcast: Supercomputing the Human Heart
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Podcast: Supercomputing the Human Heart

Over at TACC, Jorge Salazar writes that new supercomputer simulations are helping doctors improve the repair and replacement of heart valves. "New supercomputer...

Dolphin Demos 300ns Latency Across PCI Express at IDF
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Dolphin Demos 300ns Latency Across PCI Express at IDF

Today Norway's Dolphin Interconnect Solutions demonstrated record a low latency of 300 nanoseconds at IDF 2015. Dolphin achieved this record by adding Intel Xeon...

KAUST is the Latest Intel Parallel Computing Center
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KAUST is the Latest Intel Parallel Computing Center

KAUST in Saudi Arabia has been named as the latest Intel Parallel Computing Center. "The new PCC aims to provide scalable software kernels common to scientificKAUST...

Innovation Keeps Supercomputers Cool
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Innovation Keeps Supercomputers Cool

"The range of cooling options now available is testimony to engineering ingenuity. HPC centers can choose between air, oil, dielectric fluid, or water as the heat...

Seagate Announces Plans to Buy Dot Hill Systems
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Seagate Announces Plans to Buy Dot Hill Systems

Today Seagate announced plans to buy data storage system maker Dot Hill Systems for approximately $645 million. The post Seagate Announces Plans to Buy Dot Hill...

ORNL Hosts Meetings on OpenACC & OpenMP
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ORNL Hosts Meetings on OpenACC & OpenMP

Staff from the Oak Ridge Leadership Computing Facility (OLCF), a US Department of Energy (DOE)Office of Science User Facility, held prominent roles in two recent...

FORMAT in Poland to Deploy RackCDU Liquid Cooling Systems
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FORMAT in Poland to Deploy RackCDU Liquid Cooling Systems

Today Asetek announced an order for its RackCDU data center liquid cooling system placed by FORMAT Sp. Ltd, an IT solutions provider located in Poland. Building...

Research Demands More Compute Power and Faster Storage for Complex Computational Applications
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Research Demands More Compute Power and Faster Storage for Complex Computational Applications

Many Universities, private research labs and government research agencies have begun using High Performance Computing (HPC) servers, compute accelerators and flash...

CIARA Announces World-record SPEC Performance
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CIARA Announces World-record SPEC Performance

Today CIARA announced that its ORION HF servers have achieved record performance on 18 SPEC CPU 2006 benchmarks. According to the company, CIARA’s complete ORION...

Maximizing Benefits of HPC with the National Strategic Computing Initiative
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Maximizing Benefits of HPC with the National Strategic Computing Initiative

"What we’re seeing in President Obama’s Executive Order is a major proof point of the importance of high-end computer technology in bolstering and redefining national...
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