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Need a refresher on virtualisation?

HPC Blog This one's smothered in GPU gravy

Sun-seeking NASA boffins steer FLEETS of satellites... BY HAND

HPC blog With a little help from some serious iron, naturally

HPC boffins: Our HOT MODELS will help you cope with DISASTER

HPC Blog What'll happen if the tornado hits? Glad you asked

VDI a 'delightful' experience... Really?

GPU Technology Conference GPU devs at Silicon Valley shocked to their, er, cores in GTC session

Nvidia unveils Pascal, its next-gen GPU with hella-fast interconnects and 3D packaging

GTC It's the 'next generation of [you name it],' says the CEO
Rik Myslewski, 25 Mar 20:58

Google's Larry Page: DeepMind 'discovered CATS on its own'

Choc Factory chief talks at TED, 'disappointed' with NSA, says hi to robo-Snowden

SPEC puts forward benchmark for accelerated supers

ACCEL covers OpenCL, OpenACC environments
Richard Chirgwin, 19 Mar 05:02

What could you do with 264 Sandy Bridge cores and 6TB of RAM?

Perth supercomputing outfit iVEC offers researchers time on its Zythos BEAST
Simon Sharwood, 16 Mar 22:10

Square-kilometre radio telescope wins millions in UK funding

Jodrell Bank showered with cash for European Spallation Source and exoplanet-spotter
Richard Chirgwin, 13 Mar 05:31

Traditional RAID is outdated and dying on its feet

HPC blog Well, it sure is for large-scale data

Reg HPC man relives 0-day rootkit GROUNDHOG DAY

HPC blog Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don't forget your booties...
Windows 9x BSOD

How NOT to evaluate hard disk reliability: Backblaze vs world+dog

HPC blog Consumer drives beat data centre versions... Yeah, let's put that to bed
Shot of the D-Wave chip holder - a robotic looking contraption

D-Wave wooing universities down under

Next wave will be software, quantum computing outfit tells El Reg
Richard Chirgwin, 17 Feb 04:01

Opinion

GPFS Storage Servers based on System x servers

Big Blue's GPFS: The tech's fantastic. Shame about the product

Storagebod Simplify it and you'll have a winner

Need a refresher on virtualisation?

HPC Blog This one's smothered in GPU gravy
REM's Shiny, Happy People

VDI a 'delightful' experience... Really?

GPU Technology Conference GPU devs at Silicon Valley shocked to their, er, cores in GTC session

News

IBM to invest $100m and a decade into using Watson in Africa

Big Blue starts supercomputer project to help healthcare and education intiatives

Open MPI hits milestone with FORTRAN-ready 1.7.4 release

A point release? FORTRAN? Yes this does matter, especially to HPC folks
Richard Chirgwin, 07 Feb 05:03

OCP gets Ethernet silicon interface

Mellanox kicks in another swag of code
Richard Chirgwin, 05 Feb 03:02

HPCaaS experiment becomes commercial service

UberCloud Marketplace goes live
Richard Chirgwin, 04 Feb 00:15

My other supercomputer is a Lenovo: What IBM System x sale means for HPC

HPC blog Will this make Lenovo super... or just high performance?

King Kong's dangling cluster cut loose

Supercomputer used to animate Peter Jackson pic donated to Kiwi university
Simon Sharwood, 24 Jan 04:32

'We don't use UPS. If we did we'd have huge UPSs and tiny computers'

When the heat is on, the last thing a supercomputer needs is a big battery
Richard Chirgwin, 21 Jan 04:12

Boffin benchmark battle after D-Wave quantum kit crawls in test

D-Wave protests methods used to clock DW2 100 times slower than classical computers
Richard Chirgwin, 21 Jan 01:58

'Climate change' event dishes up sous vide supercomputers

Four days over forty degrees evaporates data center's water cooling plan
Richard Chirgwin, 20 Jan 02:35

We wuz right: Big Blue ARE stuffing System x boxen with ULLtraDIMMs

Cheap and fast - just don't mention the IP lawsuit
Chris Mellor, 16 Jan 15:04

UNREAL, dude: Nvidia uncloaks Tegra K1 graphics monster for your mobile ... and CAR

CES 2014 And guess what, tinfoil hatters: the little green men didn't make that 'crop circle'
Rik Myslewski, 06 Jan 10:33

There can be only one SC13 student cluster champion team. And it is...

HPC blog Building big iron against the clock for fame and, well, fame

China's supercomputing whizzkids: Busting out a 8.224 teraflops cluster? Guilty as charged

HPC blog LINPACK win wasn't a record – but commodity iron a bargain at $4.99 per GFLOP
Air pollution in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, northeastern China, in October 2013

China's answer to AIRPOCALYPSE: Fire up the supercomputer

Tianhe-1A enlisted to analyse the cause of smoggy days
Phil Muncaster, 11 Dec 05:29

Asleep on the job: Students dream of GROPING RACKS after darkness falls

HPC blog What they don’t teach you in Computer Science classes

Where do HPC brainbox students go after ULTIMATE VICTORY?

HPC vid If you're hiring or looking for an intern, check out these bad boys - and girls
Vulture

SGI flutters onto corpse of Starboard Storage, pecks away at assets

Failed upstart's tech will live on as production spools up again

Meet the cluster teams: Can Slippery Rock or Sun Devils burn?

HPC blog First look at Slippery Rock and Arizona State $2,500 cluster teams
Cables

Meet the cluster teams: High schoolers and even more Boston

HPC Blog Skyline High and Bentley and NEU teams in cheap cluster clash

Meet the cluster teams: Mass Chowdah and Tennessee Volunteers

HPC blog First look at Boston and Tennessee teams