Training Time Slashed for Deep Learning

Fast.ai, an organization offering free courses on deep learning, claimed a new speed record for training a popular image database using Nvidia GPUs running on public cloud infrastructure.

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Conference to Explore Outer Limits of HPC

This fall a diverse group of several hundred engineers, scientists, programmers and system administrators will converge on the Intel campus in Hillsboro, Oregon for the Intel Extreme Performance

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Advanced HPC Partners with Western Digital to Launch High Availability Storage Solution for Enterprise, AI and Big Data Applications

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Aug. 14, 2018 -- Advanced HPC, a leading HPC specialist and multi-vertical artificial intelligence (AI) solutions provider, today announced the launch of GeminiTM, an enterpris

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Visual Genomes Foundation Starts Visual DNA Project

Aug. 10, 2018 -- Visual artificial intelligence will take a huge step forward as the Visual Genomes Foundation (VGF) learns and records exabytes of visual DNA features from millions of images.

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Intel Announces Cooper Lake, Advances AI Strategy

August 9, 2018

Intel's chief datacenter exec Navin Shenoy kicked off the company's Data-Centric Innovation Summit Wednesday, the day-long program devoted to Intel's datacenter Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Dell EMC Launches AI-Targeted Ready Solutions

August 8, 2018

On Tuesday, Dell EMC announced Ready Solutions for AI, a technology stack intended to simplify AI and relieve organizations the drudgery of sourcing and piecing Read more…

By Doug Black

By the Numbers: Cray Would Like Exascale to Be the Icing on the Cake

August 1, 2018

On its earnings call held for investors yesterday, Cray gave an accounting for its latest quarterly financials, offered future guidance and provided an update o Read more…

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Michigan Researchers Demonstrate Memristor-based PDE Solver

August 1, 2018

Memristor technology is much discussed for many purposes, not least memory-based computing and reduced power consumption. Recently, a team of researchers implem Read more…

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TACC Wins Next NSF-funded Major Supercomputer

July 30, 2018

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) has won the next NSF-funded big supercomputer beating out rivals including the National Center for Supercomputing Ap Read more…

By John Russell

AI vs. Humans: Upending the Division of Labor

July 27, 2018

Despite transitional growing pains, the promise of artificial intelligence (AI) in innovation and decision-making offers a future with better decisions made at Read more…

By Ken Chiacchia

Google Cloud to Offer Nvidia P4 Graphics Card for Inferencing Tasks

July 25, 2018

Google continues to add GPU horsepower in tandem with its internally developed deep learning processors to its cloud platform with this week’s announcement th Read more…

By George Leopold

New Deep Learning Algorithm Solves Rubik’s Cube

July 25, 2018

Solving (and attempting to solve) Rubik’s Cube has delighted millions of puzzle lovers since 1974 when the cube was invented by Hungarian sculptor and archite Read more…

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