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Cray Scales Fluent to 129,000 Compute Cores
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Cray Scales Fluent to 129,000 Compute Cores

Today Cray announced a world record by scaling ANSYS Fluent to 129,000 compute cores. "Less than a year ago, ANSYS announced Fluent had scaled to 36,000 cores with...

How the QPACE 2 Supercomputer is Solving Quantum Physics with Intel Xeon Phi
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How the QPACE 2 Supercomputer is Solving Quantum Physics with Intel Xeon Phi

In this special guest feature from Scientific Computing World, Tilo Wettig from the University of Regensburg in Germany describes the unusual design of a supercomputer...

Reducing Your Data Center “Water Guilt”
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Reducing Your Data Center “Water Guilt”

Concerns over data center water usage have become topical both in the industry and even in the general press of late. This is not a bad thing as data center water...

How the XSEDE Scholars Program Fosters Career Opportunities
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How the XSEDE Scholars Program Fosters Career Opportunities

Over at XSEDE, Scott Gibson writes that Computational Scientist Paul Delgado Says the XSEDE Scholars Program helped him realize his dream of solving real-life problems...

Alan Turing Institute Hits the Ground Running for HPC & Data Science
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Alan Turing Institute Hits the Ground Running for HPC & Data Science

The Alan Turing Institute is the UK’s national institute for data science. It has marked its first few days of operations with the announcement of its new director...

Engility to Support NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory
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Engility to Support NOAA’s Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory

Today Engility announced it has been awarded a prime position on a $25 million multiple award contract by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)...

GPUs Power Analytical Flavor Systems for Brewing Better Beer
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GPUs Power Analytical Flavor Systems for Brewing Better Beer

HPC and Beer have always had a certain affinity ever since the days when Cray Research would include a case of Leinenkugel's with every supercomputer. Now, Brian...

An Open Invitation to Work on the Tianhe 2 Supercomputer
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An Open Invitation to Work on the Tianhe 2 Supercomputer

European researchers are welcome to use the world’s fastest supercomputer, the Tianhe-2, to pursue their research in collaboration with Chinese scientists and HPC...

Autotune Code from ORNL Tunes Your Building Energy Efficiency
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Autotune Code from ORNL Tunes Your Building Energy Efficiency

A team at Oak Ridge has developed a set of automated calibration techniques for tuning residential and commercial building energy efficiency software models toAutotune...

XSEDE & UC Berkeley Offer Online Parallel Computing Course
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XSEDE & UC Berkeley Offer Online Parallel Computing Course

The XSEDE project and the University of California, Berkeley are offering an online course on parallel computing for graduate students and advanced undergraduates...

Five Reasons To Deploy Cicso UCS Infrastructure
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Five Reasons To Deploy Cicso UCS Infrastructure

Cisco UCS solutions allow for a faster and more optimized deployment of a computing infrastructure. This solution brief details how the Cisco UCS infrastructure...

Mellanox Shipping Spectrum Open Ethernet 25/50/100 Gigabit Switch
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Mellanox Shipping Spectrum Open Ethernet 25/50/100 Gigabit Switch

Today Mellanox announced that its Spectrum 10, 25, 40, 50 and 100 Gigabit Ethernet switches are now shipping. According to the company, Mellanox is the first vendor...

ISC 2016 Issues Call for Papers
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ISC 2016 Issues Call for Papers

The ISC High Performance conference has issued its Call for Papers. As Europe’s most renowned forum for high performance computing, ISC 2016 will take place June...

Peter ffoulkes Joins OrionX Consulting
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Peter ffoulkes Joins OrionX Consulting

Pioneering a new consulting services model for strategy, marketing, and PR, OrionX today announced the appointment of Peter ffoulkes as Partner based in San Francisco...

New Intel® Omni-Path White Paper Details Technology Improvements
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New Intel® Omni-Path White Paper Details Technology Improvements

The Intel Omni-Path Architecture (Intel® OPA) whitepaper goes through the multitude of improvements that Intel OPA technology provides to the HPC community. InNew...

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...
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