Supercomputer manufacturer Cray Inc has announced that both the CS300 line of cluster supercomputers and the Cray XC30 supercomputers are now available with the Nvidia Tesla K40 GPU accelerators. Cray's customers now have additional options to accelerate a wide range of compute and data-intensive applications and workloads.
For functionality and security for externalised research, software providers have turned to the cloud, writes Sophia Ktori
Robert Roe investigates the growth in cloud technology which is being driven by scientific, engineering and HPC workflows through application specific hardware
Robert Roe learns that the NASA advanced supercomputing division (NAS) is optimising energy efficiency and water usage to maximise the facility’s potential to deliver computing services to its user community
Robert Roe investigates the use of technologies in HPC that could help shape the design of future supercomputers