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OSC Supercomputers Power STEM Learning Across the Globe
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OSC Supercomputers Power STEM Learning Across the Globe

The Ohio Supercomputer Center is help teachers like Sultana Nahar, Ph.D. conduct computational workshops as part of her lecture courses. Through physics and STEM...

NCSA Industry Conference to Showcase Supercomputing Partnerships
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NCSA Industry Conference to Showcase Supercomputing Partnerships

Registration is now open for the 2017 NCSA Industry Conference. The event takes place Oct. 11-12 on the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign campus. "This...

Intel FPGAs Accelerate Microsoft’s Project Brainwave
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Intel FPGAs Accelerate Microsoft’s Project Brainwave

Today, Intel announced that its AI technology is being used by Microsoft to power their new accelerated deep learning platform, called Project Brainwave. "Project...

ANSYS 18.2 Enhances Simulation Speed and Accuracy
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ANSYS 18.2 Enhances Simulation Speed and Accuracy

Today ANSYS 18.2 was released. This latest release brings increased levels of accuracy, speed and ease-of-use – spurring more engineers to use simulation across...

Dell EMC Joins Atos Global Reseller Alliance
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Dell EMC Joins Atos Global Reseller Alliance

Today Atos in Europe announced a new reseller agreement in which Dell EMC will resell Atos’ high-end 8 to 16 sockets x86 Bullion servers. "Over the last few years...

SC17 Invited Talk Preview: High Performance Machine Learning
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SC17 Invited Talk Preview: High Performance Machine Learning

Over at the SC17 Blog, Brian Ban begins his series of SC17 Session Previews with a look at a talk on High Performance Big Data. "Deep learning, using GPU clusters...

Gabriel Broner on Why Cloud is the Next Disruption in HPC
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Gabriel Broner on Why Cloud is the Next Disruption in HPC

"Like the previous disruptions of clusters vs. monolithic systems or Linux vs. proprietary operating systems, cloud changes the status quo, takes us out of ourGabriel...

Unlike Oil and Water, Legacy and Cloud Mix Well
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Unlike Oil and Water, Legacy and Cloud Mix Well

Despite the cloud hype, legacy HPC apps are alive and well. While it may seem like they can’t mix, the process of bursting these applications to the cloud is bringing...

Video: Baidu Releases Fast Allreduce Library for Deep Learning
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Video: Baidu Releases Fast Allreduce Library for Deep Learning

In this video, from Andrew Gibiansky from Baidu describes baidu-allreduce, a newly released C library that enables faster training of neural network models across...

Fayetteville State University Leverages Bright Cluster Manager for AI Research
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Fayetteville State University Leverages Bright Cluster Manager for AI Research

Fayetteville State University is using Bright Cluster Manager for use in ground-breaking Artificial Intelligence research. Bright Cluster Manager enables the University...

NeSI in New Zealand Installs Pair of Cray Supercomputers
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NeSI in New Zealand Installs Pair of Cray Supercomputers

The New Zealand Science Infrastructure (NeSI) is commissioning a new HPC system with the main computation and storage infrastructure. "The new systems, provideNeSI...

Researchers Use TACC, SDSC and NASA Supercomputers to Forecast Corona of the Sun
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Researchers Use TACC, SDSC and NASA Supercomputers to Forecast Corona of the Sun

Predictive Sciences ran a large-scale simulation of the Sun’s surface in preparation for a prediction of what the solar corona will look like during the eclipse...

RCE Podcast Looks at PBS Professional Job Scheduler
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RCE Podcast Looks at PBS Professional Job Scheduler

"Now available as Open Source, PBS Pro software optimizes job scheduling and workload management in high-performance computing environments – clusters, clouds,RCE...

Dr. Ilkay Altintas to recieve ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award
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Dr. Ilkay Altintas to recieve ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award

Today SIGHPC announced that Ilkay Altintas is the inaugural winner of the ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award. "I am thrilled that Dr....

ORNL Readies Facility for 200 Petaflop Summit Supercomputer
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ORNL Readies Facility for 200 Petaflop Summit Supercomputer

Oak Ridge National Laboratory is moving equipment into a new high-performance computing center this month which is anticipated to become one of the world’s premier...

Nuñez-Corrales Awarded SIGHPC Computational Data and Science Fellowship
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Nuñez-Corrales Awarded SIGHPC Computational Data and Science Fellowship

Santiago Nuñez-Corrales, a graduate researcher at NCSA and Ph.D. student in Informatics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign was one of twelve recipients...

xDCI Infrastructure Manages 3D Brain Microscopy Images at RENCI
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xDCI Infrastructure Manages 3D Brain Microscopy Images at RENCI

Researchers at RENCI are using xDCI Data CyberInfrastructure to manage brain microscopy images that were overwhelming the storage capacity at individual workstations...

Purdue Adds New Resource for GPU-accelerated Research Computing
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Purdue Adds New Resource for GPU-accelerated Research Computing

A new computing resource is available for Purdue researchers running applications that can take advantage of GPU accelerators. The system, known as Halstead-GPU...

Dell EMC Supercomputer to Power OzGRav Studies of Black Holes
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Dell EMC Supercomputer to Power OzGRav Studies of Black Holes

Today Dell EMC announced it will build a supercomputer to power Swinburne University of Technology’s groundbreaking research into astrophysics and gravitational...

Video: Gas Clouds Wither in Galactic Winds
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Video: Gas Clouds Wither in Galactic Winds

In this video from Evan Schneider at Princeton University, hot galactic winds destroy a cool cloud of interstellar gas. “The process of generating galactic winds...
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