Fujitsu supplies processors for Cray supercomputer
Fujitsu will supply A64FX processors, which are Armv8 compatible, to power Cray's new supercomputer. Cray, a supplier of supercomputers which is owned by HPE, is building a new supercomputer for research laboratories and universities.
The full specifications of the supercomputers have not yet be... Read more
HPE buys supercomputer specialist Cray for $1.3 billion
What was a rumour yesterday is now being confirmed by the two HPC manufacturers: HPE is taking over Cray. Together they will become the second largest party in the Top 500 list of supercomputers. In total, HPE pays $1.3 billion for Cray.
This morning the news broke through that HPE and Cray would b... Read more
US plans to launch first exascale supercomputer in 2021
The first details are known about the new generation of supercomputers. The new project uses exasceral computing and AI to accelerate new discoveries. The system should be fully operational by the end of 2021.
The supercomputer, called Aurora, is built at the Argonne National Laboratory and is built... Read more