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ANSYS 16.0 Released

Jan 27, 2015 |

PITTSBURGH, Penn., Jan. 27 — From simulating the interactions between software and hardware that fuel the Internet of Things to better understanding the full spectrum of advanced structural materials, the newly released ANSYS 16.0 offers advanced functionality enabling engineers to rapidly innovate new products. ANSYS 16.0 delivers major advancements across the company’s entire portfolio, including structures, fluids, electronics and Read more…

QLogic and Broadcom to Demonstrate End-to-End Interoperability for 25Gb and 100Gb Ethernet

Jan 27, 2015 |

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 27 — QLogic Corp., a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced the demonstration of the industry’s first end-to-end 25Gb and 100Gb Ethernet solution. Developed in collaboration with Broadcom Corporation, the platform combines Broadcom’s high-performance StrataXGS Tomahawk Switch Series and QLogic’s cLOM8514 next-generation Ethernet controller, marking the industry’s first cross-vendor interoperability of 25Gb and100Gb Read more…

University of Houston to Acquire New Supercomputer

Jan 26, 2015 |

Jan. 26 — The University of Houston (UH) is adding a new, state-of-the-art supercomputer to its arsenal of research tools. Used primarily for scientific and engineering work, this powerful, high-performance computing system will have the computing power of more than 450 conventional desktops, which more than doubles the current computing power at UH. Unlike conventional Read more…

A*STAR Announces New Research Collaboration

Jan 26, 2015 |

Jan. 26 — A new research collaboration between A*STAR’s IHPC, Sembcorp Marine Ltd., University of Glasgow and UGS aims to make a ship’s voyage more smooth sailing by improving its hydrodynamics and energy efficiency. The four organisations today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate and develop new hull designs for large ocean-going vessels and make them Read more…

e-Science 2015 Issues Call for Papers and Workshops

Jan 26, 2015 |

Jan. 26 — The ways scientific research is conducted and its results are taken up are undergoing radical changes as a result of the digital revolution. Researchers in all disciplines are increasingly adopting digital tools, techniques and practices in communities and projects that span multiple disciplines, laboratories, organizations, and national boundaries. The e-Science 2015 conference Read more…

Call for Participation Issued for XSEDE15 Conference

Jan 26, 2015 |

Jan. 26 — The XSEDE15 Call for Participation, covering all aspects of participation in the conference, is now open. The XSEDE15 Conference, to be held in St. Louis on July 26-30 at the Marriott Renaissance St. Louis Grand Hotel, will showcase the discoveries, innovations, and achievements of those who use, build, and support XSEDE resources and Read more…

Supermicro Introduces New 1U/2U Ultra SuperServers

Jan 26, 2015 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 26 – Super Micro Computer, Inc., a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing releases new 1U/2U Ultra Series SuperServers featuring more flexible and high bandwidth I/O in 4x 40G QSFP+, 10G SFP+, 10GBASE-T and 1G configurations. The new servers also increase energy efficiency with an innovative airflow optimized Read more…

QLogic Announces 10GbE Adapters for Systems Integrators and Embedded Systems Designers

Jan 26, 2015 |

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 26 — QLogic Corp., a leading supplier of high performance network infrastructure solutions, today announced that it is expanding its collaboration efforts with systems integrators and embedded systems designers to develop end-user solutions based on the company’s new line of next-generation 10Gb Ethernet (10GbE) adapters. Investments include a dedicated sales team focused specifically Read more…

BSC to Host BDEC Workshop

Jan 26, 2015 |

Jan. 26 — The workshop series on Big Data and Extreme-scale Computing (BDEC) is premised on the idea that we must begin to systematically map out and account for the ways in which the major issues associated with Big Data intersect with, impinge upon, and potentially change the national (and international) plans that are now being laid for Read more…

BSC and Intel Extend Research Collaboration

Jan 23, 2015 |

Jan. 23 — Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC) and Intel have renewed their collaboration research agreement at the Intel and BSC Exascale Laboratory in Barcelona until September 2017. The Intel and BSC Exascale Lab is located at the BSC and focuses on software and extraordinary levels of parallelism which will be needed to utilize future Intel-architecture Read more…

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