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Exascale Expectations

Nov 20, 2009 |

Supercomputer performance has grown at a fairly constant rate of a 1,000-fold increase per decade. Will the sprint to exascale be able to hold that pace?

Déjà Vu All Over Again

Nov 16, 2009 |

Never short on opinions, especially when it comes to high performance computing, Convey Computer Co-Founder Steve Wallach talked to HPCwire about the future of HPC and how lessons from the past can point the way for the future.

NVIDIA Unleashes Fermi GPU for HPC

Nov 15, 2009 |

NVIDIA has announced the first Fermi GPU products here at the Supercomputing Conference (SC09) in Portland, Oregon, where thousands of attendees will get a chance to see the company’s next-generation chip in action. The GPUs will first touch down in NVIDIA’s new Tesla 20-series products aimed at HPC workstations and servers.