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

The New Breed of Accelerators from NVIDIA, Intel and AMD Square Off

December 6, 2012

With the recent introduction of Intel's first Xeon Phi coprocessors, NVIDIA's latest Kepler GPUs, and AMD's new FirePro S10000 graphics cards, the competition for HPC chip componentry has entered a new phase. The three chipmakers have taken somewhat different paths, though, and it will be up to the market to decide which vendor's approach will win the day. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Cray Launches Cascade, Embraces Intel-Based Supercomputing

November 8, 2012

AMD-loving Cray has launched the XC30 supercomputer, a product line that will be powered by Intel Xeon processors. The platform is based on the company's "Cascade" architecture, which is designed to bring a variety of processors and coprocessors under a common infrastructure. XC will become Cray's flagship computing platform as it phases out its XE and XK line over the next year or so. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Entry-Level HPC: Proven at a Petaflop, Affordably Priced!

May 30, 2012

Don't have a super budget? You can still own a premier high performance supercomputer with proven technology and reliability. New entry-level configurations and options enable you to configure the optimal balance of price, performance, power, and footprint for your unique and exacting requirements. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Top Indian Supercomputer Boots Up at Space Center

May 2, 2011

India announced a vast improvement over its former top supercomputer this morning with the introduction of the GPU-boosted SAGA-220, a 220-teraflop machine designed to tackle some of the country's most challenging space and aeronautical problems. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

NVIDIA Reveals CUDA GPU Roadmap

September 22, 2010

GPU maker talks about life after Fermi. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Passwords No Match for GPGPUs

August 16, 2010

GPU technology threatens IT security model. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

HPC Software Losing Ground to Hardware Parallelism

August 10, 2010

Applications embarrassingly not parallel. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

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