France to Boost Industrial Innovation with New Petascale Supercomputer

April 20, 2016

This summer, the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) and 13 leading French industrial companies will boost their research capabilities when they take possession of a new shared supercomputer called COBALT, designed... Read more…

By Jane Glasser

Spain Grabs Bull by the Horns

January 15, 2015

Whether you’re involved in the high performance computing or not, almost every one of your days is likely planned around the findings of HPC-enabled advanced Read more…

By Chelsea Lang

Bull Charges Ahead in Supercomputing Despite Big Data Refocus

July 2, 2014

In many ways, Bull has been a mirror, reflecting companies like Cray from across the Atlantic. One on the one hand, both companies have deep roots in supercompu Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

University of Liverpool Signs Up for Bull Supercomputer

January 8, 2013

40-teraflop machine will replace aging stable of clusters. Read more…

By Ian Armas Foster

Sounding the Bullhorn for Europe’s Tech Future

July 19, 2011

During the International Supercomputing Conference, Bull's Matthew Foxton sounded an alarm bell for the European supercomputing community with his statement that all the R&D will not prove useful to Europe's future without a solid investment in the "D"--not just the "R". Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Bull Exec Spells Out HPC On Demand Appeal

July 5, 2011

Andrew Carr from Bull explained the ways that high performance computing on demand is opening doors to new ways to using and accessing HPC. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Bull’s Market for HPC on Demand

May 18, 2011

French high performance computing vendor Bull announced its HPC cloud service, eXtreme Factory at SC10, emphasizing its value for simulation-driven customers. This week we checked in on progress with the company's head of HPC, Pascal Barbolosi, to see how the platform has weathered its first six months. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

The Weekly Top Five

April 14, 2011

The Weekly Top Five features the five biggest HPC stories of the week, condensed for your reading pleasure. This week, we cover Bull's third petascale computing contract; IBM's new POWER7 servers, the first hybrid spintronics computer chips, Bull and Whamcloud's beefed-up Lustre support; and Tilera's latest manycore development tools. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

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