Microsoft Bolsters Azure With Cloud HPC Deal

Microsoft has acquired cloud computing software vendor Cycle Computing in a move designed to bring orchestration tools along with high-end computing access capabilities to the cloud. Terms of the

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AI: Simplifying and Scaling for Faster Innovation

The AI revolution has already begun, right?

In some ways it has. Deep learning applications have already bested humans in complex games, including chess, Jeopardy, Go, and poker, and in practi

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HPE Ships Supercomputer to Space Station, Final Destination Mars

With a manned mission to Mars on the horizon, the demand for space-based supercomputing is at hand. Today HPE and NASA sent the first off-the-shelf HPC system into space aboard the SpaceX Dragon

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AMD EPYC Video Takes Aim at Intel’s Broadwell

Let the benchmarking begin. Last week, AMD posted a YouTube video in which one of its EPYC-based systems outperformed a ‘comparable’ Intel Broadwell-based system on the STREAM benchmark and o

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Oak Ridge to Cut Up to 350 Jobs in 2017; Will Other Labs Follow Suit?

August 9, 2017

It’s not yet clear if staff cuts announced yesterday at Oak Ridge National Laboratory are just the first of others at other national labs as the Department of Energy feels pressure from President Trump to cut costs. Read more…

By John Russell

Bolstering the ARM Case for HPC Workloads

August 9, 2017

A new report sponsored by ARM and prepared by the University of Cambridge (UK) shows strong scaling for two popular CFD programs – OpenFOAM and Cloverleaf – Read more…

By John Russell

Do Big IT Outsourcing Firms Abuse H-1B Program?

August 8, 2017

Is the H-1B visa program mostly a way to import cheaper IT talent from abroad? Yes, at least as practiced by the top IT labor outsourcing firms according to an Read more…

By John Russell

Cray Moves to Acquire the Seagate ClusterStor Line

July 28, 2017

This week Cray announced that it is picking up Seagate's ClusterStor HPC storage array business for an undisclosed sum. "In short we're effectively transitioning the bulk of the ClusterStor product line to Cray," said CEO Peter Ungaro. Read more…

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China’s Expanding Effort to Win in Microchips

July 27, 2017

The global battle for preeminence, or at least national independence, in semiconductor technology and manufacturing continues to heat up with Europe, China, Jap Read more…

By John Russell

Hyperion: Storage to Lead HPC Growth in 2016-2021

July 27, 2017

Global HPC external storage revenues will grow 7.8% over the 2016-2021 timeframe according to an updated forecast released by Hyperion Research this week. HPC s Read more…

By John Russell

Stanford Researchers Tackle Cardiac Arrhythmia Detection with Machine Learning

July 12, 2017

Using machine learning techniques Stanford University researchers reported developing an algorithm for identifying cardiac arrhythmias that performs as well or Read more…

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DARPA Selects Five Teams for Neural Engineering Program

July 10, 2017

Interfacing directly with the human neural system to promote health and expand human capacities is an ongoing goal in brain research. Today, the Defense Advance Read more…

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