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
The National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), Australia's high-performance supercomputer, cloud and data repository, has received a $7M boost from the Australian Government, matched by the NCI Collaborating partners
Dr Victorita Dolean, a mathematician at the University of Strathclyde, has been awarded a prestigious prize for research into methods for accelerating the diagnosis of strokes using high-performance computing
The UK semiconductor company, ARM, may soon be acquired by Japan’s Softbank for £24.3 billion
CocoLink, a subsidiary of Seoul National University, in collaboration with and Orange Silicon Valley, has upgraded its KLIMAX 210 server with 20 of the latest GeForce 1080 GPUs – with the eventual goal of scaling the single 4U rack to more than 200 teraflops
Linvision has joined the Bright Computing partner network, to serve customers across Benelux, France and Germany
Particle physicists using the CSCS supercomputer ‘Piz Daint’ have determined the scalar quark content of the proton – which could help accelerate the discovery and research of dark matter
The EC-funded VELOX project has launched, with the objective of developing seamless transactional memory (TM) systems that integrate well at all levels of a systems stack.
Robert Roe reports on developments in AI that are helping to shape the future of high performance computing technology at the International Supercomputing Conference
James Reinders is a parallel programming and HPC expert with more than 27 years’ experience working for Intel until his retirement in 2017. In this article Reinders gives his take on the use of roofline estimation as a tool for code optimisation in HPC
Sophia Ktori concludes her two-part series exploring the use of laboratory informatics software in regulated industries.
As storage technology adapts to changing HPC workloads, Robert Roe looks at the technologies that could help to enhance performance and accessibility of
storage in HPC
By using simulation software, road bike manufacturers can deliver higher performance products in less time and at a lower cost than previously achievable, as Keely Portway discovers