06 September 2017

This week 16 organisations met at the Barcelona Supercomputer Centre to mark the start of the EuroEXA project and the next stage of EU investment towards realising exascale computing in Europe

05 September 2017

Engineers from the University of Leicester recently helped in the development of a new, electric sports car project - HIPERCAR.

04 September 2017

Researchers from across the University of Exeter can now benefit from a new HPC machine, called Isca that was configured and integrated by OCF

31 August 2017

Genomic sequencing may be about to get a lot faster with the application of optical co-processing technologies that are being deployed to accelerate sequence alignment – a technique that is necessary to establish functional, structural, or evolutionary relationships between the sequences

30 August 2017

Researchers at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona, Florida will now be able to conduct studies using a new cluster supercomputer from Cray

29 August 2017

Researchers at the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory have increased their capacity for cosmological simulation by opening up a link to another research centre - the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UI).

25 August 2017

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced $17.7 million in funding for 12 Transdisciplinary Research in Principles of Data Science (TRIPODS) projects, which will bring together the statistics, mathematics, and theoretical computer science communities to develop the foundations of data science

23 August 2017

At the Hot Chips conference - held this week in California - Microsoft revealed its latest deep learning acceleration platform, known as Project Brainwave.

22 August 2017

New capabilities for nuclear engineering and the regulatory analysis of nuclear power plants are being introduced through a new software package from ESI, a provider of Virtual Prototyping software and services for manufacturing industries.

22 August 2017

MSC Software Corporation has announced that VIRES Virtual Test Drive, the company's complete tool-chain for driving simulation applications in the development of ADAS and automated driving systems, was selected as a finalist for the R&D 100 Award.

18 August 2017

Altair has announced its collaboration with CANDI Controls to offer a smart building solution that operates with commercial gateways

18 August 2017

The computing giant Microsoft has announced the acquisition of Cycle Computing to strengthen the company’s HPC and big data cloud infrastructure


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