ARM-based HPC systems will be available by the end of 2017. At ISC High Performance 2017 Penguin Computing and Bull both announce that they will deliver products tailored for the HPC industry
The 49th edition of the TOP500 list has been released in conjunction with the opening session of the ISC High Performance conference, which is taking place this week in Frankfurt, Germany. The list ranks the world’s most powerful supercomputers based on the Linpack benchmark and is released twice per year.
US Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry, announced that six leading US technology companies will receive funding from the Department of Energy’s Exascale Computing Project (ECP) as part of its new PathForward program, accelerating the research necessary to deploy the nation’s first exascale supercomputers
Rodin Therapeutics, a venture-backed biotechnology company that develops therapeutics for neurological disorders has announced that it uses Qlucore Omics Explorer to characterise its compounds response to treatment.
ISC High Performance has announced the appointment of Dr Erich Strohmaier of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA, and Professor Yutong Lu from the National Supercomputing Center in Guangzhou, China, as ISC Fellows
Illumina has announced an expanded partnership with Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) to develop solutions for next-generation sequencing (NGS) library preparation multiplexing and a co-marketing agreement that links Illumina library prep with the IDT Exome Enrichment
ESI has announced that Dr Ravi Raveendra is joining ESI’s scientific committee to tackle critical challenges related to material physics, manufacturing and simulation
OCF has successfully achieved Elite Partner status with NVIDIA I the competency of Accelerated Computing.
Certara has announced that it is partnering with Phase I Unit, Peking Union Medical College (PUMC) Hospital’s Clinical Pharmacology Research Center (PUMCH-CPRC) in Beijing to help Chinese pharmaceutical companies enhance their drug development processes
SolveBio and Elsevier have announced a collaboration to integrate the use of Pathway Studio, Elsevier’s database of biological molecular interactions and curated pathways
ANSYS and PTC have announced a solution that will enable ANSYS software to be added to applications built on the ThingWorx Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform developed by PTC.
Sophia Ktori highlights the role of the laboratory software in the use of medical diagnostics
Gemma Church explores the use of modelling and simulation to predict weather and climate patterns
Robert Roe reviews the latest in accelerator technology and finds that GPUs and coprocessors will be key fixtures in the future of deep learning
Robert Roe finds that commoditisation of flash and SSD technology and the uptake of machine learning and AI applications are driving new paradigms in storage technology.