First HPC Service at University of Sydney Tackles Big Science Problems

June 15, 2015

A Dell cluster called Artemis is on track to solve problems important to Australia and the world. Commissioned by the University of Sydney, the new cluster is Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

The Week in HPC Research

April 11, 2013

The top research stories of the week include an evaluation of multi-stage programming with Terra; a look at parallel I/O for multicore architectures; a survey of on-chip monitoring approaches used in multicore SoCs; a review of grid security protocols and architectures; and a discussion of the finer distinctions between HPC and cloud computing. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Australia Goes on Spending Spree in Supercomputing Market

July 26, 2012

While governments in much of the rest of the world are wringing their hands over stagnant or shrinking R&D budgets, Australia is buying up HPC machinery like there is no tomorrow. Just this week, Cray, IBM, and SGI announced supercomputing deals that would send the vendors' latest and greatest HPC equipment Down Under. In this case, the three systems are headed to various research facilities in New South Wales and Western Australia. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Australia’s Super Demand

September 5, 2011

Climate researchers in Australia are feeling the pinch of resource constraints. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

SKA Finds New Beat with SETI Model

June 1, 2011

The world's largest radio telescope could produce more data than the entirety of the Internet could handle so new variations on old distributed computing models are finding an audience... Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

MASSIVE Supercomputing Project Boosts Science Down Under

February 8, 2011

Advanced imaging facilities at the the Australian Synchrotron and Monash University will leverage the power of GPUs. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Microsoft Grants Australian Researchers Azure Gift

December 10, 2010

Microsoft has announced it is extending another round of free access to its Azure cloud platform, this time to scientific research projects in Australia. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

The Week in Review

October 21, 2010

Carnegie Mellon University researchers develop a powerful algorithm for solving systems of linear equations faster than ever before; and the University of Queensland deploys SGI half-rack server to advance a wide variety of technical computing applications. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

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