Cray has announced the Department of Defense (DoD) High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) has awarded the Company with a $26 million supercomputer contract for a Cray XC40 supercomputer and three Cray Sonexion storage systems.
‘Moore's Law may be dead, but Mucci’s law is going strong’ says the creator of a new performance optimisation tool
Robert Roe investigates the motivation behind the architectural changes to Europes fastest supercomputer, Piz Daint, housed at the Swiss National Computing Centre
Robert Roe discusses the merits of the latest storage technologies, including a push by storage providers to develop end-to-end platforms featuring intelligent data management systems
Is the debate on open-source vs. proprietary software for scientific computing just irrelevant ideology? Andrew Jones investigates
After a shaky start, interest in migrating HPC to the cloud is growing rapidly. Tom Wilkie reports
Andrew Jones looks ahead at what 2016 has in store for HPC and finds people, not technology, to be the most important issue
Robert Roe finds that upgrading legacy HPC systems is a complicated business, and that some obvious solutions may not be the best options
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