Finnish researchers merge quantum computing with supercomputing
Finnish research centre VTT says the combination has opened up a "completely new science".
This week, researchers at Finland's VTT Technical Research Centre announced that they've connected their HELMI quantum computer with the pan-European supercomputer LUMI. LUMI is hosted at the CSC - IT Cent... Read more
Nvidia launches Grace and Grace Hopper Superchips for HPC and AI
Nvidia introduced the Grace CPU Superchip and the Grace Hopper Superchip for high-performance computing and artificial intelligence.
The chips were officially launched at Computex 2022 and designed for workloads that require intense computing power.
Grace CPU Superchip
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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
$105m raised by Luminous Computing to build a photonics-powered AI supercomputer
Luminous Computing, a company developing light-based artificial intelligence (AI) accelerator chips, raises a staggering $105 million in investments.
Luminous Computing – a relatively new startup – is developing a one-of-a-kind supercomputer to run AI models. The startup recently unveiled th... Read more
HPE and Ayar Labs team up for optical supercomputer processor technology
Ayar Labs, an optical processor specialist, collaborates with HPE to develop optical processor technology for supercomputers. The organizations promise joint technology that furthers supercomputer efficiency and performance.
According to both tech companies, the collaboration paves the way for ... Read more
Europe wants to explore supercomputing and build a top-grade exascale device
Europe is developing an interest in supercomputing power. The bloc aims to create a system that stands tall against the world’s most powerful supercomputers.
Although Europe as an entity has never dabbled in supercomputing, it has recently become interested in the subject. Their primary object... Read more
Intel Ponte Vecchio GPUs become suitable for Arm processors
Intel's new Ponte Vecchio GPUs will work with Arm-based processor architectures instead of exclusively supporting x86 processors, as is currently the case. European chip manufacturer SiPearl kickstarted the first project for combining Ponte Vecchio and Arm.
SiPearl and Intel will work together t... Read more
EU plans to use supercomputer to create “digital twin” of Earth
The computer will be used to study and model climate change, among other things.
The European Union is planning to create a giant supercomputer to study climate change with a simulated twin of our planet. The EU calls the upcoming computer Destination Earth, or DestinE for short. The computer wi... Read more
Nvidia and EuroHPC team up for four new supercomputers
The new project includes "the world's fastest AI supercomputer" according to Nvidia.
Chipmaker Nvidia announced on Thursday that it was partnering with the European High-Performance Computing Joint Undertaking to launch 4 new AI supercomputers.
About the EuroHPC Joint Undertaking
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Nvidia makes supercomputing easy with new AI technology
Latest version of SuperPod makes supercomputing available to enterprises.
Nvidia opened its virtual GPU Technology Conference on Monday by announcing NVIDIA DGX A100. The company claims that this new infrastructure offering will allow customers to build a supercomputer optimized for deep learni... Read more