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HPE wins supercomputer contract for DoD Modernization Program
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HPE wins supercomputer contract for DoD Modernization Program

Today HPE announced it has been selected to provide new supercomputers for the DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) to accelerate the development...

Resource Management Across the Private/Public Cloud Divide
From insideHPC

Resource Management Across the Private/Public Cloud Divide

This is the final entry in a insideHPC series of features that explores new resource management solutions for workload convergence, such as Bright Cluster Manager...

Supercomputing Graphene Applications in Nanoscale Electronics
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Supercomputing Graphene Applications in Nanoscale Electronics

Researchers at North Carolina State University are using the Blue Waters Supercomputer to explore graphene’s applications, including its use in nanoscale electronics...

Intel Rolls out new 3D NAND SSDs
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Intel Rolls out new 3D NAND SSDs

Today, Intel announced the Intel SSD DC P4510 Series for data center applications. As a high performance storage device, the P4510 Series uses 64-layer TLC Intel...

TACC Podcast Looks at AI and Water Management
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TACC Podcast Looks at AI and Water Management

It's about letting the AI help us be better decision makers. And it helps us move towards answering, discussing, and exploring the questions that are most important...

Updating the SC18 Technical Program to Inspire the Future
From insideHPC

Updating the SC18 Technical Program to Inspire the Future

In this special guest feature, SC18 Technical Program Chair David Keyes from KAUST writes that important changes are coming to the world's biggest HPC conference...

Supercomputing Better Tools for Long-Term Crop Prediction
From insideHPC

Supercomputing Better Tools for Long-Term Crop Prediction

Researchers are using the Blue Waters supercomputer to create better tools for long-Term crop prediction. “We built this new tool to bridge these two types of crop...

MIT helps move Neural Nets back to Analog
From insideHPC

MIT helps move Neural Nets back to Analog

MIT researchers have developed a special-purpose chip that increases the speed of neural-network computations by three to seven times over its predecessors, while...

HPC Processor Competition Heats Up
From insideHPC

HPC Processor Competition Heats Up

In this special guest feature, Robert Roe from Scientific Computing World explores efforts to diversify the HPC processor market. "With the arrival of Arm and now...

Gen-Z Consortium Announces the Public Release of Its Core Specification 1.0
From insideHPC

Gen-Z Consortium Announces the Public Release of Its Core Specification 1.0

Today the Gen-Z Consortium released the Gen-Z Core Specification 1.0 on its website. As an open systems interconnect, Gen-Z is designed to provide memory semantic...

HPC System Management: Scheduling to Optimize Infrastructure
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HPC System Management: Scheduling to Optimize Infrastructure

Whether the application is floating-point intensive, integer based, uses a lot of memory, has significant I/O requirements, or its widespread use is limited byHPC...

TACC and DOD to Co-Develop Novel Computational Approaches
From insideHPC

TACC and DOD to Co-Develop Novel Computational Approaches

Today the Texas Advanced Computing Center announced a partnership with the U.S. Department of Defense to provide researchers with access to advanced computing resources...

Google Cloud TPU Machine Learning Accelerators now in Beta
From insideHPC

Google Cloud TPU Machine Learning Accelerators now in Beta

John Barrus writes that Cloud TPUs are available in beta on Google Cloud Platform to help machine learning experts train and run their ML models more quickly. "Cloud...

Optalysys Optical Processing Achieves 90 percent energy savings for DNA Sequence Alignment
From insideHPC

Optalysys Optical Processing Achieves 90 percent energy savings for DNA Sequence Alignment

The GENESYS project applied Optalysys’s unique optical processing technology to perform large-scale DNA sequence alignment. "The collaboration with EI has beenOptalysys...

CPU 24/7 Acquired by IAV GmbH for Automotive HPC Managed Services
From insideHPC

CPU 24/7 Acquired by IAV GmbH for Automotive HPC Managed Services

HPC managed services provider CPU 24/7 has been acquired by IAV GmbH, a leading engineering services firm for the automotive industry. "We are very happy we found...

Nominations open for PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2018
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Nominations open for PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2018

PRACE is once again seeking nominations for the Ada Lovelace Award for HPC 2018. The award recognizes women in Europe who are breaking new barriers in science and...

Reconstructing Nuclear Physics Experiments with Supercomputers
From insideHPC

Reconstructing Nuclear Physics Experiments with Supercomputers

For the first time, scientists have used HPC to reconstruct the data collected by a nuclear physics experiment—an advance that could dramatically reduce the time...

Big 3 Cloud Providers Join with Nsf to Support Data Science
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Big 3 Cloud Providers Join with Nsf to Support Data Science

"NSF’s participation with major cloud providers is an innovative approach to combining resources to better support data science research," said Jim Kurose, assistant...

John Elmer Joins Nag Board of Directors
From insideHPC

John Elmer Joins Nag Board of Directors

Today the Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) in the UK announced the appointment of John Elmer to its Board of Directors. "I am delighted that John Elmer is joining...

One Stop Systems Rolls Out High Bandwidth Nvme Ion Flash Storage Array
From insideHPC

One Stop Systems Rolls Out High Bandwidth Nvme Ion Flash Storage Array

Today One Stop Systems introduced the new 2U Ion Accelerator Flash Storage Array. The new array offers flexible capacity while maintaining the high-bandwidth and...
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