At SC19: What Is UrgentHPC and Why Is It Needed?

The UrgentHPC workshop, taking place Sunday (Nov. 17) at SC19, is focused on using HPC and real-time data for urgent decision making in response to disasters such as wildfires, flooding, health e

By Tiffany Trader

Nvidia Launches Credit Card-Sized 21 TOPS Jetson System for Edge Devices

Nvidia has launched a new addition to its Jetson product line: a credit card-sized (70x45mm) form factor delivering up to 21 trillion operations/second (TOPS) of throughput, according to the comp

By Doug Black

First Annual Exascale Day Celebrates Next 1000x Horizon

October 18 (aka 10/18) marked the first annual exascale day, hosted by Cray, the Exascale Computing Project and the DOE labs -- Argonne, Oak Ridge and Lawrence Livermore -- that are getting ready

By Tiffany Trader

NASA Uses Deep Learning to Monitor Solar Weather

Solar flares may be best-known as sci-fi MacGuffins, but those flares – and other space weather – can have serious impacts on not only spacecraft and satellites, but also on Earth-based syste

By Oliver Peckham

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Summit Simulates Braking – on Mars

October 14, 2019

NASA is planning to send humans to Mars by the 2030s – and landing on the surface will be considerably trickier than landing a rover like Curiosity. To solve Read more…

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NSF Announces New AI Program; Plans $120M in Funding Next Year

October 8, 2019

As the saying goes, when you’re hot, you’re hot. Right now, AI is scalding. Today the National Science Foundation announced a new AI initiative – The National Artificial Intelligence Research Institutes program – with plans to invest about “$120 million in grants next year... Read more…

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Air Force AI Plan Treats Data as ‘Strategic’

October 3, 2019

The U.S. military’s approach to AI is equal parts offense and defense, acknowledging that primary adversary China could also weaponize the technology as a for Read more…

By George Leopold

DOE Sets Sights on Accelerating AI (and other) Technology Transfer

October 3, 2019

For the past two days DOE leaders along with ~350 members from academia and industry gathered in Chicago to discuss AI development and the ways in which industr Read more…

By John Russell

Bitcoin Mining on Russian Nuclear Supercomputer Proves Costly

October 2, 2019

One of three Russian scientists arrested in February 2018, on charges of using a classified government computer to mine cryptocurrency has been fined 450,000 rubles, equivalent to US$7,000. Denis Baykov, a former employee of the Federal Nuclear Center in Sarov... Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

DARPA Looks to Unclog Networks

October 1, 2019

DARPA will seek to unclog the networking bottlenecks that are hindering wider use of powerful hardware in computing-intensive applications. The Pentagon research agency has unveiled another in a series of post-Moore’s Law computing initiatives... Read more…

By George Leopold

ANL Report – Artificial Intelligence: Transforming Science, Improving Lives

September 30, 2019

Commitment to developing artificial intelligence (AI) as a national research strategy in the United States may have unequivocally defined 2019 as the Year of Read more…

By John Spizzirri and Mary Fitzpatrick

Chiplet Effort Advances for Workload Acceleration

September 27, 2019

Chiplet-based designs, so called because they combine multiple components into a single package, are increasingly seen as addressing the inability of general-pu Read more…

By George Leopold

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