Supercomputers

HPE to build supercomputer with 100,000 AMD Zen 3 cores

Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced this week that it has received an order to build a new supercomputer for Singapore’s National Supercomputing Center (NSCC). The new system is powered by AMD’s Epyc ‘Milan’ processors as well as Nvidia’s A100 compute GPUs; it is eight times more powerful than its predecessor. NSCC’s …

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AMD EPYC Milan processors with 100,000 cores and 352 NVIDIA A100 GPUs power 10 PFLOP supercomputers in Singapore

Singapore’s National Supercomputing Center has announced that it will use AMD’s EPYC Milan and NVIDIA’s A100 GPUs to power their next 10 PFLOP supercomputers. Singapore NSCC supercomputer powered by 100,000 AMD EPYC Milan processor cores and NVIDIA A100 GPUs will be packed with 10 PFLOPs of computing power! The supercomputer …

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HPE to build Singapore’s new national supercomputer

Over two years ago, Singapore’s National Supercomputing Center (NSCC) announced an investment of SGD $ 200 million (~ US $ 151 million) to increase its supercomputing power by an order of magnitude. Today, those plans are coming to fruition with the announcement that Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) has received SGD …

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UNBC’s supercomputer measures global change in glaciers

A supercomputer at the University of Northern British Columbia has helped an international team of researchers discover that the rate of mass loss from Earth’s glaciers is accelerating. The computer, jointly funded by UNBC and the Hakai Institute, built digital elevation models based on more than 440,000 satellite images. “Processing …

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LLNL, IBM and Red Hat to Explore Standardized Resource Management Interface for Cloud HPC

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), IBM and Red Hat are teaming up to develop best practices for interfacing high performance computing (HPC) planners and cloud orchestrators, an effort designed for supercomputers that take advantage of cloud technologies. Under a recently signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), the organizations said researchers aim …

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RIT researchers use Frontera supercomputer to study eccentric binary black hole fusions

Researchers at the Center for Computational Relativity and Gravitation (CCRG) at the Rochester Institute of Technology are using the world’s most powerful university supercomputer to perform simulations that will help scientists study eccentric binary black hole mergers. Professor Carlos Lousto of CCRG and the School of Mathematical Sciences was awarded …

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Supercomputer delivers Leeds United European verdict as Marcelo Bielsa’s men climb world rankings

After going through the most difficult month of their season without tasting defeat, the more optimistic Leeds United fans are starting to question the prospects of qualifying for European football. Manchester City’s Carabao Cup victory this weekend opened up another European place for the Premier League, meaning this season’s sevenths …

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Supercomputer predicts top four race as Leicester City take on Chelsea, Liverpool and West Ham

Leicester City took a huge step towards qualifying for the Champions League on Monday night with a 2-1 win over Crystal Palace. Kelechi Iheanacho was the hero again as he struck a stunning winner in the 80th minute to push City seven points ahead of West Ham to fifth place. …

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Massachusetts startup uses supercomputing to identify four promising COVID therapies

Amid increasing global cases and threatening variants, a major gap remains in the global strategy to end the pandemic: effective therapies. Now, a Massachusetts startup powered by a wide array of HPC resources – including local resources from the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) – has identified four …

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