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Application for host of ASC17 Supercomputer Competition kicks off

Jun 24, 2016 |

FRANKFURT, Germany, June 20, 2016—During the 31st ISC High Performance conference (ISC16) , the organizing committee of ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2017 (ASC) kicked-off the host selection process. From this date, colleges, universities and organizations in the world may submit their applications to the organizing committee in interest of hosting the event. Applicants must satisfy Read more…

Deep Learning to Speed up the Network Traffic Identification

Jun 23, 2016 |

Recently, Inspur and Qihoo 360 optimized the neural network algorithm with acceleration technique, aiming to provide stronger traffic characteristics analysis ability for enterprise network security, and expect to eventually achieve intelligent traffic identification means. Cyber Security concerns under rapid development of Internet According to the latest statistics, the world’s Internet users in 2015 has exceeded Read more…

Deep Learning Framework Caffe-MPI for KNL Released

Jun 22, 2016 |

FRANKFURT, Germany, June 20, 2016 —Inspur released the open source deep learning framework Caffe-MPI for KNL at the ISC16. Intel announced the official launching of the second generation of Xeon Phi chip “Knights Landing” (KNL), and Inspur has completed the parallel development of Caffe-MPI based on this latest platform– signifying its mark as the first company Read more…

Inspur and Intel Announce KNL User Migration Program

Jun 21, 2016 |

GERMANY, June 20 — The ISC16 is currently being held in Frankfurt. During the event, Inspur and Intel announced a user migration program named “KEEP” (Knights Landing Evaluation and Escalation Program) for the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor (formerly codenamed Knights Landing) that was officially unveiled by Intel during the conference. Both parties will work together Read more…

Inspur to Attend ISC16 with Focus on KNL and Converged Architecture

Jun 20, 2016 |

FRANKFURT, Germany, June 20, 2016 — The 31st ISC High Performance conference(ISC16) will be held in Frankfurt. Inspur, one of the top leading manufacturers of IT infrastructure products for data centers worldwide, will be presenting the latest I9000 Blade System with Converged Architecture, and the Global User Plan – centering on the latest Intel KNL platform. Read more…

Huazhong University of Science and Technology Crowned the ASC16 Champion

Apr 22, 2016 |

ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2016 (ASC16) concluded in Wuhan on April 22. The co-host Huazhong University of Science and Technology won the championship and the e Prize with its extraordinary performance. Shanghai Jiaotong University was runner-up, and Zhejiang University won the Highest Computing Award. In addition, Nanyang Technological University, Beihang University, National University of Defense Read more…

HPL Record of 12.03TFLOPS Created at ASC16

Apr 20, 2016 |

In the first day of HPL contest at the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge (ASC16) on April 20, the team from Zhejiang University achieved a floating point computation performance of 12.03TFLOPS under 3000W power constraints. This rewrote the world record of 11.92TFLOPS held by Nanyang Technological University. This record-breaking performance was achieved under a rule set Read more…

ASC16 Finals: The Competition Climax

Apr 19, 2016 |

The final round of the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2016 (ASC16) will be held at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan from April 18 to April 22. The 16 finalist teams will compete for the honor of being awarded the Grand Champion, Silver Winner, e-Prize, Highest LINPACK, Application Innovation and Most Popular Team. Read more…

Inspur Shares Innovative Deep Learning Technology at GTC16

Apr 18, 2016 |

Recently, the 2016 GPU Technology Conference (GTC16) was held in Silicon Valley. Inspur released the Caffe-MPI, a multi node parallel version open source framework for Deep Learning. Meanwhile, Inspur also announced its plan to launch a Deep Learning Speedup Program(DLSP), aiming at facilitating the accelerated development and efficient application of Deep Learning – from the Read more…

16 Teams Reach the ASC16 Student Supercomputer Challenge Final

Mar 18, 2016 |

On March 18, the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge 2016 (ASC16) announced the Top 16 finalists. The final round will be held at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in Wuhan, China from April 18 to April 22. The competition will also feature keynote speeches from renowned supercomputer experts. Following assessment from the expert panel, the Read more…