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Intel appoints Archana Deskus as Chief Information Officer

15 January 2020

Intel has announced the appointment of Archana (Archie) Deskus as senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO), effective January 30

ECMWF enhance European weather prediction capabilities with new supercomputer

14 January 2020

Atos has signed a four-year contract with the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) to supply a new HPC system that will increase ECMWF’s computing power by a factor of 5 and support hundreds of researchers from more than 30 countries across Europe

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Dr Alice-Agnes Gabriel wins the 2020 PRACE Ada Lovelace award

08 January 2020

Dr Alice-Agnes Gabriel, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Geophysics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (LMU) is the winner of the 2020 PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC for her contributions to and impact on HPC in Europe. 

Scientists refine the melting curve of graphite

06 January 2020

Physicists from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and the Institute for High Pressure Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences have used computer modelling to refine the melting curve of graphite

Ansys accelerates ASIC design

18 December 2019

Ansys simulation software is being used to decrease the time to market and development costs of custom application-specific integrated circuits (ASIC). Global Unichip Corp (GUC) ASICs has adopted Ansys to support its combination of advanced technology, low-power and embedded CPU design capabilities.

Bonseyes partners with Verne Global to fuel AI innovation

12 December 2019

Verne Global has announced a partnershi with Bonseyes, a marketplace for building and trading AI applications to provide its users with access to Verne Global’s HPC optimised bare-metal infrastructure, hpcDIRECT

Signature Science selects STACS Casework software

09 December 2019

STACS DNA, a software company specialising in the sample-tracking software, has announced that Signature Science, has selected STACS Casework DNA sample tracking and laboratory management software

Agilent and MGI collaborate to integrate lab software

09 December 2019

Agilent Technologies and MGI Tech have signed an agreement to conduct more in-depth cooperation in high throughput sequencing to provide a more efficient and reliable high throughput sequencing solution

Sectra and Leica Biosystems collaborate on integrated clinical digital pathology

09 December 2019

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company Sectra and Leica Biosystems have announced collaboration for an integrated clinical pathology solution

US and China continue to lead the Top500

19 November 2019

As SC19 begins in Denver there has been a new release of the Top500 list which has seen China improve the total number of systems featured on the list while the US holds the top spot for the total performance of systems in the Top500

Cray to develop Arm based supercomputers

14 November 2019

The exascale era is firmly in the sights of Cray and Fujitsu following an agreement to use Arm processors in a new line of supercomputers

New dawn for OCF

13 November 2019

OCF is proclaiming a 'new phase of ownership' after a buy-out by a younger management team

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