The US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and industrial partners are to standardise 3-D models to exchange information across design and manufacturing in one seamless digital thread
The US Department of Energy (DoE) has boosted its high-speed research communications network by extending 100G connectivity across the Atlantic in readiness for big data transfers from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) at Cern, near Geneva Switzerland
In the second of his reports from the 2014 Biomax Symposium Robert Roe reports on the difficulties of integrating the data needed for predictive medicine.
In the first of his reports from the 2014 Biomax Symposium Robert Roe reports on how informatics can enable predictive medicine.
A new data centre, funded by the Higher Education funding council for England (HEFCE), will provide high-performance computing to a consortium of UK universities and research institutes under a five-year agreement
ANSYS recently donated a campus-wide licence to the University of Connecticut (UConn), giving students and researchers access to leading structures, fluids, electronics and systems simulation. Ansys is helping to promote STEM skills at University level but also equipping the next generation of students with experience using real world software
IBM has produced a chip that works more like a biological brain than a conventional microprocessor. Robert Roe reports on what could be a paradigm shift in computing
IBM has announced $3b research initiative to tackle the challenges of chip design for cloud and big data systems and search for solutions to a post-silicon future
Two centres for genomic research, Public Health England (PHE) and The Centro Nacional de AnÃ¡lisis GenÃ³mico (National Centre for Genome Analysis) (CNAG) in Barcelona have upgraded their HPC resources to enable faster and more effective analysis of genome sequences
IBM has announced a new system designed to help food retailers, distributors and public health officials predict contaminated food sources and accelerate the investigation of food-borne disease outbreaks