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Mercedes-Benz partners with Google to enhance software in its cars

Mercedes-Benz partners with Google to enhance software in its cars

The move will allow the carmaker to offer advanced navigation features and boost its competition with Tesla and Chinese automakers. The move comes as carmakers old and new race to match Tesla's software-powered capabilities, including self-driving and battery range updates. Mercedes' collaborati... Read more

date1 year ago
IBM introduces Vela supercomputer for foundation AI models

IBM introduces Vela supercomputer for foundation AI models

IBM recently introduced its own Vela supercomputer designed specifically for training so-called "foundation" AI models such as GPT-3. According to IBM, this new supercomputer should become the basis for all its own research and development activities for these types of AI models. The tech giant ... Read more

date1 year ago
Atos receives €27M settlement for botched UK procurement process

Atos receives €27M settlement for botched UK procurement process

The UK government recently paid a €27 million settlement to French IT multinational Atos after failing to direct a supercomputing contract awarded to Microsoft. In April 2021, the UK Meteorological Office gave Microsoft an £850 million contract for the construction of a supercomputer to prot... Read more

date1 year ago
Intel launches next-gen processors for supercomputers

Intel launches next-gen processors for supercomputers

Intel confirmed the release date of its Sapphire Rapids HBM and Ponte Vecchio processors. The high-performance CPUs and GPUs are expected to be available in January 2023. From then on, the processors will be used by supercomputers in the United States and Japan. The Sapphire Rapids HBM series i... Read more

date2 years ago
Europe’s first exascale supercomputers are one step closer

Europe’s first exascale supercomputers are one step closer

Nvidia and HPE announced a collaboration with SiPearl. The company is developing a microprocessor for Europe's first exascale supercomputers. 10 percent of all chips are produced in Europe. The European Union wants a 20 percent share by 2030. That's why the European Commission recently introduce... Read more

date2 years ago
Barcelona sets the trend for “data-driven” city planning

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

date2 years ago
Fujitsu launches (super) Computing as a Service

Fujitsu launches (super) Computing as a Service

Fujitsu introduces Computing as a Service. The new portfolio provides access to the world's fastest supercomputers. Fujitsu has several services planned. The first step is Fujitsu Cloud Service HPC. Paying customers gain access to the Fujitsu supercomputer PRIMEHPC FX1000. The system runs on the... Read more

date2 years ago
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