On Monday at the Hot Chips 26 conference, Fujitsu revealed details about its upcoming SPARC64 XIfx chips, which the company is counting on to reach the 100-petaflops barrier and revitalize its HPC game. Of the top 10 fastest supercomputers on the current TOP500 list, only one is a Fujitsu system. But with the new 32-core Read more…
McNealy and Ellison vow to carry Sun technologies forward.
Sixteen-core Rock chip dropped from plans.
Fujitsu details eight-core Sparc processor destined for next-generation supers.
Next-generation Japanese supercomputer will rely on Fujitsu SPARC chips.
Fujitsu has developed a prototype of its eight-core Sparc64 chip, which will be aimed at petaflop-level supercomputing.
Oracle CEO Larry Ellison says his company will invest in Sparc processor technology after its acquisition of Sun Microsystems.