Collaboration aims to shed light on the impact of research supercomputing

14 February 2020

A partnership between the eXtreme Science and Engineering Discovery Environment (XSEDE) and the Institute for Research on Innovation and Science (IRIS) aims to examine the impact of having access to advanced research computing resources

CERN openlab hosts technical workshop

10 February 2020

On 22 and 23 January, CERN openlab held its annual technical workshop covering topics such as heterogeneous and quantum computing.

One Dorset Pathology adopts LIMS from CliniSys

31 January 2020

One Dorset Pathology will replace ageing IT systems across three trusts to support the development of a pathology hub using a single laboratory information system (LIMS) from CliniSys

Researchers transmit genome sequence using quantum cryptography

30 January 2020

Tohoku University Medical Megabank Organisation (ToMMo) has demonstrated the world’s first quantum cryptography transmission of whole-genome sequence data in collaboration with Toshiba

Altair Acquires newFASANT

23 January 2020

Altair has announced the acquisition of newFASANT, a company offering software for computational and high-frequency electromagnetics

Intel appoints Archana Deskus as Chief Information Officer

15 January 2020

Intel has announced the appointment of Archana (Archie) Deskus as senior vice president and chief information officer (CIO), effective January 30

ECMWF enhance European weather prediction capabilities with new supercomputer

14 January 2020

Atos has signed a four-year contract with the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) to supply a new HPC system that will increase ECMWF’s computing power by a factor of 5 and support hundreds of researchers from more than 30 countries across Europe


Dr Alice-Agnes Gabriel wins the 2020 PRACE Ada Lovelace award

08 January 2020

Dr Alice-Agnes Gabriel, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences Geophysics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University of Munich (LMU) is the winner of the 2020 PRACE Ada Lovelace Award for HPC for her contributions to and impact on HPC in Europe. 

Scientists refine the melting curve of graphite

06 January 2020

Physicists from the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology and the Institute for High Pressure Physics of the Russian Academy of Sciences have used computer modelling to refine the melting curve of graphite

Ansys accelerates ASIC design

18 December 2019

Ansys simulation software is being used to decrease the time to market and development costs of custom application-specific integrated circuits (ASIC). Global Unichip Corp (GUC) ASICs has adopted Ansys to support its combination of advanced technology, low-power and embedded CPU design capabilities.

Bonseyes partners with Verne Global to fuel AI innovation

12 December 2019

Verne Global has announced a partnershi with Bonseyes, a marketplace for building and trading AI applications to provide its users with access to Verne Global’s HPC optimised bare-metal infrastructure, hpcDIRECT

Signature Science selects STACS Casework software

09 December 2019

STACS DNA, a software company specialising in the sample-tracking software, has announced that Signature Science, has selected STACS Casework DNA sample tracking and laboratory management software