Summer programming returns to Dubuque, but with some changes

DUBUQUE, Iowa (KCRG) – Staff at the City of Dubuque said they heard loud and clear from the community of Dubuque that they wanted to see summer activities return after most programs were canceled last year in due to the pandemic. “We really missed this connection that we have with …

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WOWK TV children’s programming May 1/2

HUNTINGTON, WV (WOWK-TV) – The 10th-ranked Marshall men’s soccer team earned a 2-1 overtime victory over 23rd-ranked Fordham Rams in the second round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday. Redshirt sophomore Milo Yosef scored both goals for the herd, including the golden goal in the 97th minute. The Thundering Herd …

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Open-source GPU technology for supercomputers

PICTURE: Vladimir Stegailov, professor at HSE University After Credit: Vladimir Stegailov Researchers at the HSE International Laboratory for Atomistic Modeling and Multiscale Analysis at HSE, JIHT RAS and MIPT compared the performance of popular molecular modeling programs on GPU accelerators produced by AMD and Nvidia. In an article published by …

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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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Viral claim that 85-year-old RSS worker abandons bed for younger man comes up with questions

A viral social media claim that an elderly RSS worker ‘gave up’ his bed in a Covid hospital to a younger person has raised questions. Doctors said that Narayanrao Dabhadkar, 85, who died three days later at home, had indeed taken leave on medical advice (DAMA), but there was no …

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Goldman Sachs Predicts Quantum Computing 5 Years From Market Use

Quantum computing could be involved in some of the most complex calculations in financial markets within five years, much sooner than expected, according to a study conducted jointly by Goldman Sachs. The findings come as banks and other companies at the forefront of quantum research have turned to attempting to …

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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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