high-performance computing (HPC)

AWS launches next-gen GPU instances for machine learning
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high-performance computing (HPC)

AWS launches next-gen GPU instances for machine learning

P4d adds Intel Cascade Lake CPUs and Nvidia GPUs for high-performance computing
4 Nov 2020
AMD acquires high-performance computing heavyweight Xilinx
A computer chip manufactured by Xilinx, as seen placed on a circuit board
high-performance computing (HPC)

AMD acquires high-performance computing heavyweight Xilinx

The $35 billion gambit will see Xilinx computing technology integrated into AMD’s broader product portfolio
27 Oct 2020
ARM-fitted supercomputer now the most powerful in the world
high-performance computing (HPC)

ARM-fitted supercomputer now the most powerful in the world

The Japanese Fugaku supercomputer is the first ARM-powered system to lead the TOP500 benchmarking index
23 Jun 2020
Computing at the speed of light
high-performance computing (HPC)

Computing at the speed of light

One of the fastest ways we have to transfer data is via light – which is why fibre optic cables are so whizzy with broadband. So why don’t we build co…
2 Apr 2020
IBM dedicates supercomputing power to coronavirus research
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IBM dedicates supercomputing power to coronavirus research

The initiative will give researchers 330 petaflops to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic
24 Mar 2020
Intel unveils new Xeon-SP, 5G and structured ASIC chips
components

Intel unveils new Xeon-SP, 5G and structured ASIC chips

Chipmaker looks beyond smartphones to kickstart 5G dominance
24 Feb 2020
UK's first green data centre for AI and ML launches
data centres

UK's first green data centre for AI and ML launches

Goonhilly Earth Station to deploy a liquid immersion cooling system to support HPC
15 Jul 2019
Why did HPE buy Cray?
Acquisition

Why did HPE buy Cray?

Is the tech giant branching out into new areas, or consolidating an existing strategy?
20 May 2019
The supersized world of supercomputers
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The supersized world of supercomputers

A look at how much bigger supercomputers can get, and the benefits on offer for healthcare and the environment
10 Apr 2019
HPE supercomputer helps power Swiss brain research project
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HPE supercomputer helps power Swiss brain research project

Putting a custom 1.06 petaflop supercomputer to use is a no-brainer
9 Jul 2018
UK's HPC industry 'needs to collaborate to survive Brexit'
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high-performance computing (HPC)

UK's HPC industry 'needs to collaborate to survive Brexit'

Tech firms say Britain's commitment to the tech needs to match the EU's
18 Jun 2018
What to expect from HPE Discover 2018
Server & storage

What to expect from HPE Discover 2018

What will CEO Antonio Neri make of his first year as head of HPE?
15 Jun 2018
New supercomputers planned at three UK universities
Supercomputer
cognitive technology

New supercomputers planned at three UK universities

HPE, SUSE and ARM will build high-performance computing machines in a 'next step' for AI research
16 Apr 2018
HPE launches two servers into space
Server & storage

HPE launches two servers into space

Spaceborne Computer Project sees Apollo units attached to the ISS
11 Aug 2017
HPE leads the way in high performance computing revenue
Server & storage

HPE leads the way in high performance computing revenue

HPC records 4% growth in third quarter of 2016, says research firm
3 Jan 2017
Why Hewlett Packard Enterprise bought SGI
Business strategy

Why Hewlett Packard Enterprise bought SGI

Despite the company's spinoffs, this acquisition makes sense
15 Aug 2016
HPE boosts high-performance computing offerings
Server & storage

HPE boosts high-performance computing offerings

The company's workload-optimised compute platforms and solutions will help companies focus on innovation
5 Apr 2016
Intel tops high-performance computing list with Xeon Phi
Hardware

Intel tops high-performance computing list with Xeon Phi

Chipmaker confirms 2nd generation Knights Landing is on the way.
17 Jun 2013
Government urged to up Met Office supercomputer investment
Weather
public sector

Government urged to up Met Office supercomputer investment

The Met Office needs fresh supercomputing power, but it will cost plenty of money to acquire.
21 Feb 2012
EU wants Europe to be supercomputing superpower
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Server & storage

EU wants Europe to be supercomputing superpower

Exascale computing looks set to get a boost in Europe as the EU plans to double its investment in HPC.
15 Feb 2012
Dell PowerEdge C6100 review
The Dell PowerEdge C6100
high-performance computing (HPC)

Dell PowerEdge C6100 review

The PowerEdge C6100 is Dell's best-selling cloud server system. In this exclusive review, Dave Mitchell takes a closer look at this multi-node, rack d…
7 Nov 2011
Q&A: Getting excited about supercomputing
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Server & storage

Q&A: Getting excited about supercomputing

We speak with an Intel supercomputing specialist about how HPC can help businesses and where the market is going.
15 Apr 2011
IT PRO goes to HP’s supercomputer centre
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Server & storage

IT PRO goes to HP’s supercomputer centre

We went inside HP's HPC centre in Grenoble to see why businesses might want to invest in supercomputing.
15 Apr 2011