Tag: HPC

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HPE buys supercomputer specialist Cray for $1.3 billion

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

date5 years ago
US plans to launch first exascale supercomputer in 2021

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

date5 years ago
Nvidia snatches network specialist Mellanox from Intel (update)

Nvidia snatches network specialist Mellanox from Intel (update)

Update 16h: Nvidia announces in a press release that the deal is done: it buys Mellanox for 6.9 billion dollars. Nvidia buys all shares of Mellanox for 125 dollars per share in cash, which brings the valuation for deal to 6.9 billion dollars. "The acquisition brings together two of the most importan... Read more

date5 years ago
Oracle further expands cloud-based HPC solutions offering

Oracle further expands cloud-based HPC solutions offering

The cloud and software specialist has launched a number of cloud-based applications within its Oracle Cloud Infrastructure portfolio that make certain workloads for High Performance Computing (HPC) cheaper. According to the cloud and software vendor, the solutions now presented are particularly sui... Read more

date5 years ago
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