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47 min ago | Free Republic
In a sprawling complex of laboratories and futuristic gadgets in Golden, Colo., a supercomputer named Peregrine does a quadrillion calculations per second to help scientists figure out how to keep the lights on.
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4 hrs ago | TheStreet.com
The company has publicly stated several times that 2014 will be a year of big announcements, as in store for top competitors such as Google From its November announcement offering its Watson supercomputer as a cloud-based applications tool to the $2 billion acquisition of cloud company Softlayer in summer, IBM looks poised to continue its mission ... (more)
9 hrs ago | Information Technology
Using Solarflare's flagship application accelerator, the ApplicationOnLoadi 1 2 Engine , Solarflare is providing such universities as Columbia University, Keio University, Nanyang Technological University, University of Glasgow, Imperial College London, and Clemson University, with the technology experience, expertise and best practices to address ... (more)
13 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
The last 15 months have been brutal for Mellanox , as this developer of high-performance switches, adapters, and circuits has been pummeled by a slowdown in the high performance computer space and a mass "abandon ship" call from growth and momentum investors.
Technology commentators are a bit trapped by the term "cloud," which has been kicked and slapped around enough to become truly shapeless.
The core wars between x86 chip makers hit a lull a couple of years ago as processors were deemed to deliver enough performance, but Intel's plans to release a 15-core processor could change that.
The Information Age will get a major upgrade with the arrival of quantum processors many times faster and more powerful than today's supercomputers.
Densely-packed chips performing Bitcoin calculations are immersed in cooling fluid, which bubbles as it boils, removing the heat from the ultra-high density "mining" operation.
The news reporters obtained a quote from the research from , "In this paper, we first show that the 3PAKE protocol introduced by Chang, Hwang, and Yang is insecure against even passive attackers.
Science-fiction author Arthur C. Clarke wrote, "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
This team will further help educate enterprises about the benefits and advantages of Utility HPC, grow the Cloud HPC ecosystem, and implement leading technology and processes to quickly and easily onboard Cycle Computing customers.
According to IDC studies, virtualizing on blades reduces power and cooling consumption by more than 37 percent, facility costs by nearly 57 percent and hardware costs by nearly 50 percent, in addition to simplifying management.
The University of Oslo has spent A 2.3m on the NorStore storage network for Norwegian researchers that can scale to Exabytes , based on tiers of Hitachi Data Systems disk and Spectra Logic tape with a QStar NAS file system front-end.
First place U.S. still has IT market 3x size of China, though the latter is seeing far more rapid growth, IDC says China overtook Japan in IT spending this year to become the world's second largest IT market, according to market research firm IDC.
The National Cheng Kung University Supercomputing Research Center has built the world's first switchless cluster computer.
Using Computational Fluid Dynamics , new insights can be obtained into the working principles of Energy Saving Devices , which all serve to increase the fuel efficiency of a ship.