Supercomputers

Lefdal mine data center to host HPC for Daimler

7m | Melanie Mingas The Lefdal mine data center will house Daimler’s high performance computing (HPC) workloads, which the auto giant uses to design vehicles and automated driving technologies. Known as one of the greenest data centers in Europe, Lefdal Mine Datacenter is located in Måløy, Norway, and is owned …

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Up 150% this year, is Nvidia Stock a smart buy now?

SThe supply chain disruptions triggered by the pandemic have created problems in many industries. For example, automakers and consumer electronics companies are currently grappling with chip shortages, and those headwinds could last until next year. Of course, this particular problem has actually been a tailwind for chipmakers like Nvidia (NASDAQ: …

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Will Nepo’s supercomputer give him an edge over Carlsen for the world title? | Chess

IIt would count as one of the most seismic shocks in modern chess history if Magnus Carlsen were to lose his world title in the next three weeks here in Dubai. Yet when his Russian opponent Ian Nepomniachtchi plays the first move of their 14-game match on Friday, he will …

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Supercomputer predicts Premier League table with Chelsea title shock as Arsenal take on Tottenham

The 2021/22 season is about to reach its busiest time of all as the festive break brings more football and even more Premier League action. So far there have been 12 league games played, with Chelsea currently leading the table with 29 out of 36 possible points. Arsenal sit in …

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New Frontier: The Dawn of the Computer Age Exascale

Portrait of Jaya Jagadish By Jaya Jagadish In recent years, we have seen a rapid increase in the adoption of technologies such as AI, ML, cloud computing, and data science. During the Covid-19 pandemic, the large-scale adoption of virtual business models by companies, the expansion, maturation and adoption of cloud …

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Announcing the winners of the SC21 Student Clusters competition

SC21 may have been the first major supercomputing conference to return to in-person activities, but not all came back to the menu live: the Student Cluster Competition – held virtually at ISC 2020, SC20 and ISC 2021 – was again held virtually at SC21. Nonetheless, Students @ SC President Jay …

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SuperCon 2021 – Online Supercomputing Contest For High School Students

Tokyo Tech, Osaka University, and the RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS) hosted the 2021 Supercomputing Competition (SuperCon) for high school and technical high school students from August 23-27, 2021. In the past, SuperCon involved teams of two to three students who competed in the preliminary round in June and …

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Supercomputer Center in San Diego and Fongible Set Record NVMe on TCP storage performance

SANTA CLARA, Calif., And SAN DIEGO, November 16, 2021 – Fungible Inc., a pioneer in data-centric computing, and the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), a leader and pioneer in high performance and data intensive use at the University of California, San Diego, today announced that it has broken the NVMe …

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Announcing the NAG® Fortran compiler with full support for Fortran 2008 and Fortran 2018 Coarray

OXFORD, United Kingdom, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) today announced at Supercomputing 2021 the imminent release of the world’s leading NAG® Fortran compiler. Version 7.1 of the NAG® Fortran compiler is unmatched, with full coverage of Fortran 2008, and significant support for Fortran …

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