China Green-lights Nvidia Acquisition of Mellanox

With Chinese regulators issuing their approval, the final piece has fallen into place for Nvidia’s $6.9 billion acquisition of high performance interconnect provider Mellanox, announced in Marc

By Doug Black

Ethernet Technology Consortium Launches 800 Gigabit Ethernet Specification

The newly rebranded Ethernet Technology Consortium (ETC), formerly known as the 25 Gigabit Ethernet Consortium, announced a new 800 Gigabit Ethernet specification and an expanded scope aimed at m

By Tiffany Trader

Q&A Part Two: ORNL’s Pooser on Progress in Quantum Communication

Quantum computing seems to get more than its fair share of attention compared to quantum communication. That’s despite the fact that quantum networking may be nearer to becoming a practical rea

By John Russell

Steve Scott Lays Out HPE-Cray Blended Product Roadmap

Last week, the day before the El Capitan processor disclosures were made at HPE's new headquarters in San Jose, Steve Scott (CTO for HPC & AI at HPE, and former Cray CTO) was on-hand at the Rice

By Tiffany Trader

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Microsoft, Nvidia Launch Cloud HPC Service

November 20, 2019

Nvidia and Microsoft have joined forces to offer a cloud HPC capability based on the GPU vendor’s V100 Tensor Core chips linked via an InfiniBand network scal Read more…

By George Leopold

Using AI to Solve One of the Most Prevailing Problems in CFD

October 17, 2019

How can artificial intelligence (AI) and high-performance computing (HPC) solve mesh generation, one of the most commonly referenced problems in computational engineering? A new study has set out to answer this question and create an industry-first AI-mesh application... Read more…

By James Sharpe

DARPA Looks to Unclog Networks

October 1, 2019

DARPA will seek to unclog the networking bottlenecks that are hindering wider use of powerful hardware in computing-intensive applications. The Pentagon research agency has unveiled another in a series of post-Moore’s Law computing initiatives... Read more…

By George Leopold

HPC & AI on Wall Street: Covering the High Performance FinTech Landscape

September 5, 2019

HPC & AI on Wall Street, one of the most important annual fintech conferences of the year, will take place next week at the Roosevelt Hotel, 45 E 45th St, New York City on Wednesday and Thursday, Sept. 11 and 12. The conference this year has added a major focus... Read more…

By Doug Black

Xilinx–SolarFlare Deal Closes, Combines FPGAs, High Performance Networks

July 31, 2019

In a year of major M&A activity in the high performance technology sector, Xilinx announced today the closing of its acquisition of low latency network prov Read more…

By Doug Black

Rise of NIH’s Biowulf Mirrors the Rise of Computational Biology

July 29, 2019

The story of NIH’s supercomputer Biowulf is fascinating, important, and in many ways representative of the transformation of life sciences and biomedical res Read more…

By John Russell

Berkeley Lab’s Kathy Yelick Looks Back and Ahead as She Contemplates Next Career Stage

July 25, 2019

In mid-April, Kathy Yelick announced she would step down as Associate Laboratory Director (ALD) for the Computing Sciences organization at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, a position she has held since September 2010, in addition to heading NERSC from 2008 through 2012. Yelick will return to campus in January 2020... Read more…

By Jon Bashor

Mellanox Partners with Storage Startups

July 10, 2019

As GPU leader Nvidia closes its $6.9 billion acquisition of Mellanox Technologies announced earlier this year, the HPC network interconnect specialist’s venture arm remains active, investing in two storage startups. Read more…

By George Leopold

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