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1 hr ago | CNet News

Five Places You Didn't Think You'd Find Supercomputers

Traditionally, the supercomputer has been associated with the cold, dark corners of the server room; that was back in the era before the cloud became ubiquitous and the businessperson's primary tool was a mobile device.


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5 hrs ago | R & D

Unlocking the potential of simulation software

With a method known as finite element analysis , engineers can generate 3-D digital models of large structures to simulate how they'll fare under stress, vibrations, heat and other real-world conditions.


Related Topix: Computers, Science / Technology

9 hrs ago | Data Center Knowledge

Speaker on Cooling Trends: Innovative Economization Increases ROI

Cooling is changing in the data center, and the latest technological advances, while not implemented universally yet, are making headway in specific instances in the data center space.


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12 hrs ago | Design And Reuse

JPR Reports AMD jumps 11% in GPU shipments in Q2, Intel up 4%, Nvidia slips

Tiburon, CA.-18 August, 2014 -Jon Peddie Research , the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers' market share for 2014 2Q.


Related Topix: Startups, NVidia, CPU, Science / Technology, Intel, Tiburon, CA, Computers

16 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Florida Polytechnic University, Flagship Solutions Group and IBM Highlight Supercomputing Center

The center, which is being developed with the support of IBM Business Partner Flagship Solutions, will house an supercomputer and is designed to provide students with an opportunity to receive hands-on training and experience using high performance computing systems.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, IBM, Science, Computer Science

Wed Aug 20, 2014


ls1 mardyn: The massively parallel molecular dynamics code for large systems

The molecular dynamics simulation code ls1 mardyn is presented. It is a highly scalable code, optimized for massively parallel execution on supercomputing architectures, and currently holds the world record for the largest molecular simulation with over four trillion particles.


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Seeking Alpha

Can Nvidia Sustain Its Bullish Run?

Nvidia has stepped on the gas this year. The stock has gained almost 10% since I last recommended it in June and I expect it to continue to grow.


Related Topix: Startups, NVidia, CPU, Science / Technology, Laptops/Notebooks, Ipad, Apple

Universe Today

How Watching 13 Billion Years Of Cosmic Growth Links To Storytelling

How do you show off 13 billion years of cosmic growth? One way that astronomers can figure that out is through visualizations - such as this one from the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, called Illustris.


Related Topix: Astronomy, Science, Computers


ECG Anomaly Detection via Time Series Analysis

In Frontiers of High Performance Computing and Networking ISPA 2007 Workshops, Vol.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Computers


The Internet Was Delivered to the Masses; Parallel Computing Is Not Far Behind

During the past few years, Virginia Tech's Wu Feng has built upon a National Science Foundation / Microsoft grant from the "Computing in the Cloud" program, and synergistically complemented it with subsequent collaborative grants, including a $6 million award from the Air Force on "big computing" for mini-drones and a $1 million award from NSF and ... (more)


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Hispanic Business

CloudSigma Expands U.S. Cloud Presence with Equinix in Silicon Valley and Miami

CloudSigma, a public cloud IaaS provider with advanced hybrid hosting solutions, today announced that it is expanding its U.S. public cloud presence with new locations at Equinix's data center , these additional points of presence will offer CloudSigma customers improved latency performance and redundancy while granting CloudSigma easier access to ... (more)


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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Government Computer News

HD video eases surveillance in sprawling jail system

Maricopa County, Ariz., operates the third largest sheriff's office in the United States, with 7,500 to 10,000 inmates in its jail system across six facilities on any given day.


Related Topix: Prison, Maricopa County, AZ, Science / Technology, Science, Computer Science

Inside Bay Area

Livermore, Berkeley labs part of supercomputing effort to model climate change

Lawrence Livermore and Lawrence Berkeley lab researchers, along with scientists from six other national laboratories, will take part in a state-of-the-art supercomputing project designed to model, simulate and predict the effects of climate change on Earth.


Related Topix: Science / Technology

Is Seagate an Ideal Investment Candidate?

The declining demand in the PC market had a negative impact on hard-drive makers such as Seagate Technology and Western Digital .


Related Topix: Seagate, Computers, Seagate Technology, Western Digital Corporation, Science / Technology

R & D

First indirect evidence of so-far undetected strange baryons

New supercomputing calculations provide the first evidence that particles predicted by the theory of quark-gluon interactions but never before observed are being produced in heavy-ion collisions at the Relativistic Heavy Ion Collider , a facility that is dedicated to studying nuclear physics.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Physics, Science, Department of Energy, Weird

Scientific Computing/Instrument.

New Supercomputing Center to Support Big Data and Analytics, Cybersecurity and other STEM Skills

Florida Polytechnic University , Flagship Solutions Group and IBM have announced a new supercomputing center at the University composed of IBM high performance systems, software and cloud-based storage, to help educate students in emerging technology fields.


Related Topix: University, FL, Science / Technology, CPU, Instrumental, Celebration, Science, Computer Science, Cloud Computing

TechNet Blogs

Blog Post: Preview of 2012 R2 Update 1 and HPC Pack image in Azure and are now available

We are happy to announce the HPC Pack 2012 R2 Update 1 Preview and HPC Pack VM image in Microsoft Azure are now available.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Microsoft, Startups

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

JPR Reports AMD Jumps 11% in GPU Shipments in Q2, Intel up 4%, Nvidia Slips

Jon Peddie Research , the industry's research and consulting firm for graphics and multimedia, announced estimated graphics chip shipments and suppliers' market share for 2014 2Q.


Related Topix: CPU, Science / Technology, Startups, Intel, Computers


Bureau of Meteorology prepares for new supercomputer

The Bureau of Meteorology has boosted the link between its two data centres from 80 gigabits per second to 200Gbps as it prepares for the installation of a new supercomputer.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Meteorology, Science


Sources: Startup SimpliVity Inks Deal With Cisco, Will Use UCS Servers For Hyper-Converged Appliances

SimpliVity, a "hyper-converged" infrastructure startup, has inked an agreement with Cisco Systems to improve its position in one of enterprise technology's hottest market segments, CRN has learned.


Related Topix: Science, Computer Science, Science / Technology, Westborough, MA


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