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27 October 2016

Lionel Gibbons, vice president of marketing at Bright Computing, explains the role of cluster management software to accelerate HPC

19 September 2016

Wolfgang Gentzsch explains the role of HPC container technology in providing ubiquitous access to HPC

03 August 2016

Mirren White, project dissemination and exploitation officer, EPCC explains how a European project to understand and improve energy efficiency in HPC and embedded computing is creating tools that can be used to design more efficient HPC systems

02 August 2016

Toni Collis explains the motivation for Women in HPC’s partnership with EuroMPI and the initial steps undertaken to examine the role that gender plays within the HPC community

04 July 2016

Arm processors will provide the computational muscle behind one of the most powerful supercomputers in the world, replacing the current K computer at the RIKEN Advanced Institute for Computational Science (AICS) in Japan

30 June 2016

At the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC16) held last week in Frankfurt, Germany, a new Chinese supercomputer - Sunway TaihuLight - took the top spot of the TOP500

19 May 2016

Robert Roe discovers that data integrity, process improvement, and managing data effectively are key challenges for informatics providers finding the speed to innovate, as the theme for the latest Paperless Lab Academy suggested

17 May 2016

Jana Erjavec wonders why researchers are slow to adopt software for electronic laboratory notebooks

11 May 2016

Shailesh M Shenoy, director of the office of research computing, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, discusses the challenges faced by large medical research organisations in the face of ever-growing volumes of data

27 April 2016

Virtus Data Centres managing director, Darren Watkins, explains the importance of building a data centre from the ground up to support the requirements of HPC users - while maximising productivity, efficiency and energy usage

26 April 2016

Robert Roe attends the Nvidia GTC conference and to see the latest in deep learning hardware from Nvidia

14 April 2016

ISC's Nages Sieslack highlights a convergence of technologies around HPC, a focus of the ISC High Performance conference that takes place in June

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Gemma Church finds out how astronomers are using simulations to investigate the extremities of our universe

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Turning data into scientific insight is not a straightforward matter, writes Sophia Ktori

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The Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ) is driving the development of new energy-efficient practices for HPC, as Robert Roe discovers

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William Payne investigates the growing trend of using modular HPC, built on industry standard hardware and software, to support users across a range of both existing and emerging application areas

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Robert Roe looks at developments in crash testing simulation – including larger, more intricate simulations, the use of optimisation software, and the development of new methodologies through collaboration between ISVs, commercial companies, and research organisations