GPU shortage drives Fujitsu to make best use of existing hardware
Fujitsu has announced a new technology that makes optimal use of CPUs and GPUs. Processes that have high execution efficiency are given priority. The Japanese company hopes to bail out organizations plagued by the global GPU shortage caused by the ubiquitous AI hype.
Earlier this year, Nvidia st... Read more
Linux Foundation will establish High Performance Software Foundation
The Linux Foundation plans to establish the High Performance Software Foundation. The HPSF is to lead to a software stack for high-performance computing (HPC) through technical projects.
The Linux Foundation sees the need for another step by working on a foundation for High-Performance Software.... Read more
OCI gets new, flexible AMD EPYC-based E5 instances
Oracle continues to build on its offering of AMD instances in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure (OCI). The new OCI Compute E5 instances are based on the 4th generation AMD EPYC processors and come in three different flavors. We briefly introduce them to you in this article.
The partnership between Ora... Read more
Intel cancels Rialto Bridge and Lancaster Sound GPUs
Intel has updated its roadmap for server GPUs. Several lines of server GPUs, such as the Rialto Bridge and the Lancaster Sound, will not be developed further. These GPU lines will be replaced by subsequent, already planned, iterations.
This is according to an update from Jeff McVeigh (Corporate ... Read more
Lenovo TruScale still in the starting blocks, substantial expansion on the way
Two years ago Lenovo introduced TruScale. With TruScale, Lenovo no longer sells its data center products through a CAPEX model where the hardware is paid for in full, but through an as-a-service model. Companies pay monthly for the hardware they use. Eventually, Lenovo TruScale should become availa... Read more
Nvidia expands Omniverse portfolio and introduces HPC platform
Nvidia recently expanded the Omniverse portfolio to improve its effectiveness for scientific research. In addition, the chip giant introduced a new HPC platform for transfers of scientific data. Finally, Nvidia announced two quantum computing solutions.
The chip giant is expanding its capabiliti... Read more
Dell Technologies expands HPC offering with servers and APEX tools
Dell Technologies expanded its high-performance Computing (HPC) portfolio with new PowerEdge servers and several solutions in its everything-as-a-service APEX suite.
With the new solutions, the organization aims to give companies the same HPC capabilities that have only been available to governm... Read more
Gigabyte launches G492-PD0, powerful Arm server
Gigabyte introduces the G492-PD0, a server based on Ampere Altra CPUs and Nvidia A100 GPUs. The model is suited for AI and high performance computing (HPC) workloads.
Most HPC servers run on Intel x86 processors. The G492-PD0 differs from the norm. The release features two Arm processor options,... Read more
Barcelona sets the trend for “data-driven” city planning
The city is using the "digital twin" concept aims to avoid mistakes and optimize results.
Barcelona is using the MareNostrum supercomputer to analyze how to improve city planning in Barcelona, according to a report in POLITICO. Located in the deconsecrated Torre Girona chapel, this supercompute... Read more
HPE will build a new HPC factory in the Czech Republic
HPE has announced a considerable investment in sovereign European computing: its first European plant, based in the Czech Republic and focused on producing next-generation HPE systems for HPC and AI applications, a week ahead of ISC High Performance 2022 (scheduled to be hosted in Hamburg, Germany)... Read more