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.
Optibrium, a developer of software for small molecule drug discovery and optimisation, has announced the commercial launch of a database Query Interface for users of the company’s StarDrop software. The new tool provides an adaptable interface between an organisation’s research data management systems and StarDrop’s compound design and optimisation capabilities.
Global supercomputer integrator Cray has announced that Baylor University in Texas has selected a Cray CS400 cluster supercomputer.
The Cray system will serve as the primary high-performance computing (HPC) platform for Baylor researchers and will be supported by the Academic and Research Computing Services group (ARCS) of the Baylor University Libraries.
Iceotope, a supplier of liquid cooling technology, has announced the availability of a silent, liquid cooled GPU compatible server blade to accommodate high-performance computing components such as graphics cards and media accelerators.
Bright Computing, a provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, has announced that Oldenburg University in Germany has once again chosen to renew its license agreement with Bright Computing.
Maplesoft, a provider of high-performance software tools for technical education and research, has announced a reseller agreement with Global Computing, a software development company serving Central and South America. Global Computing will support the sale of Maplesoft products in Colombia
The Altair Partner Alliance SimData Manager has been added to its software portfolio. SimData Manager provides simulation data management for efficient and systematic access to all simulation-relevant data throughout the entire computer-aided engineering (CAE) process chain.
The RSC Group have signed a business cooperation agreement with the Czech based company M Computers. This agreement is aimed at expanding marketing promotion and future deployments of the RSC in Europe.
RSC Group, a developer and system integrator of solutions for high-performance computing (HPC) and data centres in Russia and CIS, concluded a business cooperation agreement with M Computers, the only company in the Czech Republic with the title of Intel HPC Data Center Specialist.
ArrayFire has released the latest version of its flagship software ArrayFire v3.4, an open-source library of parallel computing functions supporting CUDA, OpenCL, and CPU devices. This new version of ArrayFire improves features and performance for applications in machine learning, computer vision, signal processing, statistics, and finance.
Altair has acquired Solid Iris Technologies, a Greece-based technology company specialising in photorealistic rendering and visualisation, with its high-end solution 'Thea Render'. The companies have built a relationship over the past several years, with Altair using Solid Iris’ Thea Render superior technology to provide rendering functionality in its solidThinking Evolve concept design software.
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