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Intel's DDR4-friendly Xeon workhorses bolt for workstations, servers

New E5 v3 chips available in 32 different flavors for Dell, IBM, Cray et al
Neil McAllister, 08 Sep 20:47

Square Kilometre Array reveals its 1.6TB-a-day storage and network rigs

Boolardy Engineering Test Array - aka BETA - is about to come out of Beta
Richard Chirgwin, 08 Sep 06:58

American HPC cluster kids feed data-nomming beast with fat nodes

HPC Blog US teams fight ISC'14 student cluster schlacht

China sends THREE teams to HPC whizzkid shindig in Germany

HPC Blog Plan to do their, erm, 'wurst' in German cluster compo

Wonderful wizard of WOS daddy DDN moves into big data

Comment We're talking profits, baby
Chris Mellor, 01 Sep 12:02

AMD's first 64-bit ARM cores star in ... Heatless in Seattle*

Hot Chips 26 * Relatively speaking – this SoC tries to be low-power, data-center-grade
Chris Williams, 11 Aug 16:01
Fujitsu's Xlfx

Fujitsu takes next-gen HPC chip on the road

Exascale powerhouse on the way
Richard Chirgwin, 07 Aug 02:57
AMD FirePro S9150

High five from AMD: New supercomputer GPU maxes out at 5.07 TFLOPS

FirePro scorcher nips ahead of Nvidia's Tesla
Neil McAllister, 06 Aug 20:30

Opinion

China sends THREE teams to HPC whizzkid shindig in Germany

HPC Blog Plan to do their, erm, 'wurst' in German cluster compo
Japanse suspension bridge

Wonderful wizard of WOS daddy DDN moves into big data

Comment We're talking profits, baby
Chris Mellor, 01 Sep 12:02

News

HGST brings PCM to flash show, STUNS world+dog with 3 MILLION IOPS

Wrong tech for Flash Memory Summit - but damn, it's good
Chris Mellor, 05 Aug 09:33

UTAS 13,000 Gflop NECTAR node live

National research cloud expands
Richard Chirgwin, 30 Jul 03:46

No need to worry: US blows $174m on new Cray to simulate nukes

Trinity to fire bombs, without firing the bombs
Richard Chirgwin, 13 Jul 23:58

Airbus to send 1,200 TFlops of HPC goodness down the runway

HP scores deal to provide plane-maker with new fleet of data-crunching 'PODs'
Richard Chirgwin, 09 Jul 03:03

ISC’14: Ever wanted to build data-crunching beast to beat them all?

HPC blog New way to enter - plus highlights from Leipzig

Los Alamos National Laboratory likes it, puts Scality's RING on it

Improved protection as firm updates its object storage software
Chris Mellor, 01 Jul 08:03

China's world-beating Tianhe-2 super has brawn, not brains

Report says need for bespoke software means low utilisation rates
Richard Chirgwin, 01 Jul 02:28

Rare HPC beauties unveiled: Quivering racks, Lustre clusters and the tiers of a Cray

ISC Leipzig It's all getting a bit terafloppy in Deutschland
Chris Mellor, 30 Jun 14:24

Supercomputing speed growth hits 'historical low' in new TOP500 list

Chinese complete top-spot trifecta with Tianhe-2
Iain Thomson, 25 Jun 01:44

GAME ON: NVIDIA brings GPUs to 64-bit ARM servers

HPC users targeted with parallel processing code
Simon Sharwood, 24 Jun 02:58

MIT boffins build 36 core processor with data-traffic smarts

Network-on-chip design uses internet-inspired scheme to solve bussing problems
Iain Thomson, 23 Jun 21:39

Intel teams with Micron on next-gen many-core Xeon Phi with 3D DRAM

Introduces new 'fundamental building block of HPC systems' with Intel Omni Scale Fabric
Rik Myslewski, 23 Jun 20:21

Mellanox gives InfiniBand a 5 BILLION PACKET/sec cloud dose

100 Gbps switch, HPC software, drinks less juice too
Richard Chirgwin, 23 Jun 15:05

D-Wave disputes benchmark study showing sluggish quantum computer

Faulty benchmarks and sampling methods all wrong, claim Canadian quantumoids
Iain Thomson, 20 Jun 23:44
hitahi t7k500 hard disk drive

High-end storage tanked, but 'HDPA' storage about to soar says IDC

That'd be 'high performance data analysis' kit for HPC-inspired Hadoopery
Simon Sharwood, 19 Jun 06:29

India throws switch on new 282.6 Tflop super

Chemistry department cruncher boasts 15,360 Xeon E5-2760v2 cores
Richard Chirgwin, 18 Jun 01:28

Gung-ho Guangzhou college kids smash LINPACK cluster record

HPC blog Oh snap! Don't TELL me you brought K20s to a K40s party
HPApollo8000

HP targets supercomputers with Project Apollo

Box shipper explains why it's plunging hot servers into water-cooled cages
Jack Clark, 10 Jun 01:06
In China, presumably they call cables noodles, not spaghetti

High power computing and awesome Chinese food? Sign me up!

HPC blog Meet the students doing startling things with their racks in Guangzhou

Young cluster wrestlers find 'hidden' sweet spot

HPC Blog Singapore, Shanghai and a side of Hungarian goulash