Today's Top Feature

Ganthier, Turkel on the Dell EMC Road Ahead

Who is Dell EMC and why should you care? Glad you asked is Jim Ganthier’s quick response. Ganthier is SVP for validated solutions and high performance computing for the new (even bigger) technology giant Dell EMC following Dell’s acquisition of EMC in September. In this case, says Ganthier, the blending of the two companies is a 1+1 = 5 proposition. Not bad math if you can pull it off.

By John Russell

Center Stage

Taking Supercomputing into the Enterprise

Dell EMC now has a Top500 Supercomputer in its HPC Innovation Lab for customers and

Sponsored Content by Dell

  • Off The Wire

  • Industry Headlines

AWS Launches Massive 100 Petabyte ‘Sneakernet’

Amazon Web Services now offers a way to move data into its cloud by the

By Tiffany Trader

Lighting up Aurora: Behind the Scenes at the Creation of the DOE’s Upcoming 200 Petaflops Supercomputer

In April 2015, U.S. Department of Energy Undersecretary Franklin Orr announced that Intel would be

By Jan Rowell

HPCwire 2016 Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards

Who are the big winners for 2016? Come get a look at who is making a difference and showing why #HPCmatters.

Subscribe to HPCwire's Weekly Update!

Be the most informed person in the room! Stay ahead of the tech trends with industy updates delivered to you every week!

Tuesday’s SC16 Twitter Roundup

November 15, 2016

The highly anticipated SC16 Twitter Roundup is finally here! In celebration of the event, we’re bringing you a list of some of the top SC16 tweets that were tweeted throughout the day. Read more…

By Thomas Ayres

Intel’s SC16 Barrage Includes AI, Broadwell, Lustre and More

November 15, 2016

Intel made a flurry of announcements at SC16 today. Artificial intelligence figured prominently with new offerings and portfolio details. Here are a few highlights. Read more…

By John Russell

IBM Launches PowerAI Suite Optimized for its Highest Performing Server

November 14, 2016

Last year at SC15, IBM offered its vision of an accelerator-assisted computing paradigm enabled by the OpenPOWER ecosystem of diverse partners and focused on cognitive computing as the key application driver. Read more…

By John Russell

Heading into SC16 CENATE Flexes its Growing Muscle

November 8, 2016

In September, the Center for Advanced Technology Evaluation (CENATE) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) took possession of NVIDIA’s DGX-1 GPU-based (Pascal 100) supercomputer. Read more…

By John Russell

OpenPOWER Shows Strength at First European Summit

October 27, 2016

In a show of strength in Europe before heading to SC16 next month, IBM and the OpenPOWER Foundation today unveiled several new European initiatives and European-developed solutions at the first OpenPOWER Summit Europe being held this week at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center. The shotgun release of so many efforts, argue IBM and OpenPOWER, demonstrates the hungry appetite for and rapid adoption of Power-based technology in Europe. Read more…

By John Russell

IBM Debuts Power8 Chip with NVLink and Three New Systems

September 8, 2016

Not long after revealing more details about its next-gen Power9 chip due in 2017, IBM today rolled out three new Power8-based Linux servers and a new version of its Power8 chip featuring Nvidia’s NVLink interconnect. Read more…

By John Russell

SAVE Project to Improve HSA Energy Use Wraps Up

September 6, 2016

The three-year European SAVE project, which wraps up this week, has produced tools and technologies that can help reduce heterogeneous system architecture (HSA) energy costs by 20 percent say its organizers. Read more…

By John Russell

PNNL’s CENATE Quickly Winning Industry Support and Collaboration

July 6, 2016

Getting to the root of how things work has informed and progressed all aspects of scientific discovery. As computers and applications grow in complexity, seemingly poised to enter a new phase beyond the limits of Moore’s Law and CMOS technology, enlightening how they work best is paramount. With new resources from a growing list of industry partners, the Center for Advanced Technology Evaluation – known as CENATE – a computing proving ground at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory supported by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Advanced Scientific Computing Research, is rapidly expanding its capabilities to assist the high-performance computing community. Read more…

By John Russell

Leading Solution Providers

  • arrow
  • Click Here for More Headlines
  • arrow

Whitepaper:

Sorting Fact from Fiction: HPC-enabled Engineering Simulations, On-premises or in the Cloud

HPC may once have been the sole province for huge corporations and national labs, but with hardware and cloud resources becoming more affordable even small and mid-sized companies are taking advantage.

Download this Report

Sponsored by ANSYS

Whitepaper:

Meeting Today’s Data Center Challenges

Between the demands of the data deluge and hardware advancements in both CPUs and GPUs alike, it’s no surprise that large HPC clusters are seeing rapid growth as a part of today’s Big Data escalation.

Download this Report

Sponsored by Chelsio

SpotlightON:

Infrastructure Challenges in HPC Storage

Storage challenges in the data deluge are nothing new, but as we prepare for unprecedented information overload, the demand innovative storage strategies is at an all-time high. From SSDs to parallel file systems, we’re exploring the gamut of leading tools that are moving the space forward and offering a competitive edge.

Download this Report

Sponsored by DDN

SpotlightON:

Advanced Scale Computing – Making the Case

Today’s leading organizations are dealing with larger data sets, higher volume and disparate data sources, and the need for faster insights. Don't fall behind to your competitors – discover big data made simple as we make the case for advanced-scale computing.

Download this Report

Sponsored by Zoomdata

Virtual Booth Tours

Not able to attend SC16?
See what you missed

SC16

Advanced Scale Career Development & Workforce Enhancement Center

Featured Advanced Scale Jobs:

Receive the Monthly
Advance Computing Job Bank Resource:

HPCwire Product Showcase

Subscribe to the Monthly
Technology Product Showcase:

Subscribe