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Saudi Arabia Renews Commitment to Supercomputing

Feb 4, 2015 |

Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), located on the Red Sea 50 miles north of Jeddah, is gearing up for a new supercomputer twenty-five times more powerful than its current system. Shaheen-2, a successor to the original Shaheen, is part of an $80 million contract with supercomputer maker Cray that reaffirms Read more…

Supercomputing for a More Civil Society

Oct 8, 2009 |

Can Islamic Law, supercomputers, and a co-ed university peacefully coexist?

Saudi Ready to Unveil Its Future

Aug 20, 2009 |

KAUST poised to become high-tech research center.