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Supercomputing nanosatellites launched
Published in Network
Tuesday, 09 July 2019 13:14

Supercomputing nanosatellites launched


Select high-quality data and immediately transfer it to Earth

ESA Partnership Projects mission has launched two tiny supercomputing nanosatellites aboard a Soyuz rocket from Vostochny in Russia.

Linux still rules supercomputing
Published in News
Wednesday, 15 November 2017 11:35

Linux still rules supercomputing


It is running on to 500 machines

Looking at the November 2017 TOP500 Supercomputer list one thing is particularly clear – the open saucy Linux is king.

US gives $258 million to big IT
Published in News
Friday, 16 June 2017 11:58

US gives $258 million to big IT


Wants them to come up with big exascale supercomputers

The US Department of Energy is giving AMD, Cray, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, IBM, Intel, and Nvidia more than $258 million to  research and build exascale supercomputers.

Knight’s Landing beating Nvidia
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 19 July 2016 12:30

Knight’s Landing beating Nvidia


Only a flesh wound

Bad news for Nvidia as supercomputer maker Cray said that that Intel’s Knights Landing giving Nvidia a run for its money.

Nvidia claims to give Supercomputing industry a boost
Published in News


Supercomputing boldly going beyond supercomputing


Nvidia's CEO Jen-Hsun Huang was boldly splitting infinitives which no man had split before when he claimed that thanks to Nvidia making Supercomputing boldly go beyond supercomputing.

Phytium 64-core ARM chip announced
Published in PC Hardware
Tuesday, 25 August 2015 09:44

Phytium 64-core ARM chip announced


Excellent Spec CPU2006 scores 

Fudzilla has confirmed the existence of Qualcomm's 64-core based processors in the past and now a Chinese startup, Phytium has some plans to get them into the shops. 

Intel mulls return to supercomputers
Published in News
Wednesday, 13 May 2015 11:49

Intel mulls return to supercomputers


Chipzilla comes a full circle

The dark satanic rumour mill has manufactured a hell on earth yarn that suggests that Chipzilla bigwigs want to get back into supercomputing.

 



Reasearch paper is daft