German Aerospace Center Debuts AMD-Powered CARA Supercomputer

The German Aerospace Center (DLR) launched its new high-performance computer CARA (Computer for Advanced Research in Aerospace) at TU Dresden on February 5, 2020. Built by NEC and powered by firs

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Codeplay Open Sources a Version of DPC++ for Nvidia GPUs

Writing software to run efficiently on today’s heterogeneous compute architectures is an ongoing challenge made increasingly difficult by the growing number of processor and accelerator choices

By John Russell

Algorithm-Processor Combo Speeds Microservices

Computer scientists at the University of Michigan have come up with a faster way to schedule cloud microservices via a new algorithm running on a custom processor. The platform, called Q-Zilla, i

By George Leopold

Fujitsu A64FX Supercomputer to Be Deployed at Nagoya University This Summer

Japanese tech giant Fujitsu announced today that it will supply Nagoya University Information Technology Center with the first commercial supercomputer powered by the Arm-based A64FX technology d

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Intel Stopping Nervana Development to Focus on Habana AI Chips

February 3, 2020

Just two months after acquiring Israeli AI chip start-up Habana Labs for $2 billion, Intel is stopping development of its existing Nervana neural network proces Read more…

By John Russell

AI Chip Market Is Booming

January 31, 2020

AI processors are reinvigorating the global semiconductor industry, prompting at least one market tracker to predict a three-fold increase in AI chip applications over the next five years. In a survey of AI adoption released this week, IHS Markit predicts AI applications will explode to $128.9 billion by 2025, up from about $42.8 billion in 2019. Read more…

By George Leopold

AMD Reports Record Revenue but Lowered Forecast Hits Share Price

January 30, 2020

AMD’s fourth quarter revenue of $2.13 billion was slightly above the analysts’ average predictions of $2.11 billion and a major jump from $1.42 billion YoY, Read more…

By Doug Black

Lise Supercomputer, Part of HLRN-IV, Begins Operations

January 29, 2020

The second phase of the build-out of HLRN-IV – the planned 16 peak-petaflops supercomputer serving the North-German Supercomputing Alliance (HLRN) – is unde Read more…

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IBM Debuts IC922 Power Server for AI Inferencing and Data Management

January 28, 2020

IBM today launched a Power9-based inference server – the IC922 – that features up to six Nvidia T4 GPUs, PCIe Gen 4 and OpenCAPI connectivity, and can accom Read more…

By John Russell

Amid Upbeat Earnings, Intel to Cut 1% of Employees, Add as Many

January 24, 2020

For all the sniping two tech old timers take, both IBM and Intel announced surprisingly upbeat earnings this week. IBM CEO Ginny Rometty was all smiles at this Read more…

By Doug Black

Indiana University Dedicates ‘Big Red 200’ Cray Shasta Supercomputer

January 24, 2020

After six months of celebrations, Indiana University (IU) officially marked its bicentennial on Monday – and it saved the best for last, inaugurating Big Red Read more…

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Intel Chairman Bryant Steps Down, Replaced by Ishrak

January 21, 2020

Intel’s chairman of more than seven years, Andy Bryant, has stepped down to temporarily take a regular board seat and serve as executive advisor to the compan Read more…

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