Top500: Exascale Is Officially Here with Debut of Frontier

May 30, 2022

The 59th installment of the Top500 list, issued today from ISC 2022 in Hamburg, Germany, officially marks a new era in supercomputing with the debut of the first-ever exascale system on the list. Frontier, deployed at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory, achieved 1.102 exaflops in its fastest High Performance Linpack run, which was completed... Read more…

Intel Announces Sapphire Rapids with HBM, Reveals Ponte Vecchio Form Factors

June 28, 2021

From the ISC 2021 Digital event, Intel announced it will offer Sapphire Rapids with integrated HBM, detailed new Xe-HPC GPU form factors, and introduced commercial support for DAOS (distributed application object storage). Intel also announced a new Ethernet solution, aimed at smaller-scale HPC. With integrated High Bandwidth Memory (HBM), the forthcoming Intel Xeon Scalable processors... Read more…

Intel CEO Gelsinger Makes Exec Changes, Revamps Datacenter, AI Groups

June 24, 2021

Four months after taking over the reins of Intel Corp., CEO Pat Gelsinger has announced a string of executive leadership changes as he works to shake things up inside a company that leads its marketplace but could use a boost in energy. The executive changes, unveiled on June 22 (Tuesday), include the promotions of two existing Intel execs... Read more…

Nvidia Serves Up Its First Arm Datacenter CPU ‘Grace’ During Kitchen Keynote

April 12, 2021

Today at Nvidia’s annual spring GPU Technology Conference (GTC), held virtually once more due to the pandemic, the company unveiled its first ever Arm-based CPU, called Grace in honor of the famous American programmer Grace Hopper. The announcement of the new... Read more…

Preparing for the Arrival of Intel’s Discrete High-Performance GPUs

March 23, 2021

Intel's GPUs will come. There may be discussions about the role Intel's GPUs will play in the Aurora supercomputer, the second exascale system of the U.S. Exascale Computing Project, but Intel certainly has committed to developing discrete GPUs for high-performance computing. Read more…

China Unveils First 7nm Chip: Big Island

January 22, 2021

Shanghai Tianshu Zhixin Semiconductor Co. is claiming China’s first 7-nanometer chip, described as a leading-edge, general-purpose cloud computing chip base Read more…

HLRS’ Hawk Supercomputer to Receive GPU-Powered AI Upgrade

December 14, 2020

Just ten months ago, the High-Performance Computing Center of the University of Stuttgart (HLRS) inaugurated its new “Hawk” supercomputer, which made its de Read more…

The Present and Future of AI: A Discussion with HPC Visionary Dr. Eng Lim Goh

November 27, 2020

As HPE’s chief technology officer for artificial intelligence, Dr. Eng Lim Goh devotes much of his time talking and consulting with enterprise customers about Read more…

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