Supercomputers

Golem Cryptocurrency: A Worldwide Supercomputer Network

A lesser-known cryptocurrency is seeking to become the AirBnB of computing. This digital token is part of a project to improve our experiences with …

Bitcoin

How to Make a Supercomputer?

Scientists have been trying to build the ultimate supercomputer for a while now, but it’s no easy feat as I’m sure you can imagine. There are …

Artificial Intelligence

Australia needs new supercomputers

by Michael Barber and John Langoulant<p>Every year, the world's fastest supercomputers are ranked in a global league table. In the latest ranking, …

Australian News

Meet Goh Eng Lim - the Singaporean behind the most powerful supercomputer sent into space

SINGAPORE: When a SpaceX rocket docks at the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday (Aug 16), it will deliver, among other items, a …

NASA

NASA is about to find out if a supercomputer can survive a year in space

Testing the limits of software.<p>On Monday, at 12:31 p.m. Eastern time, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket lifted off on a resupply flight for the International Space Station, and among its cargo, in addition to ice cream, was something else very cool: a supercomputer.<p>The machine, made by Hewlett Packard …

Space

HP Supercomputer Headed to Mars on SpaceX Rocket

via Hewlett-Packard Enterprise<p>NASA and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise (HPE) are sending a supercomputer into space.<p>The not-so-shrewdly named Spaceborne …

Geek

SpaceX sends a supercomputer and lots more science experiments to space station

SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket has sent a robotic Dragon cargo capsule to the International Space Station with three tons of supplies and scientific …

Science

The Dragon Spacecraft is carrying precious cargo in the form of a supercomputer

Why it matters to you<p>If SpaceX and HP manage to get this supercomputer up and running for a year in space, it could pave the way for missions to Mars.<p>…

Exploration

HPE supercomputer heads to ISS

SpaceX (Private:SPACE) is poised to launch an unmanned cargo ship today toward the International Space Station.<p>Aboard will be Hewlett Packard …

Business

SpaceX gearing to launch a super-computer to space to help astronauts on deep-space missions

SpaceX is poised to launch an unmanned cargo ship toward the International Space Station Monday, including a super-computer that could direct …

Exploration

Niwa's number crunching supercomputer gets a $18 million upgrade

MONIQUE FORD/STUFF<p>Niwa's supercomputer - FitzRoy - has been involved in some of NZ's most important climate forecasting.<p>It's the data-crunching …

Computer Science

SpaceX, NASA, and HPE Are Sending a Supercomputer to the ISS

The Importance of 30 Minutes<p>The International Space Station is nearly twenty years old. During almost two decades in low-Earth orbit, the floating …

NASA

Supercomputer being sent into space to see if it can survive a mission to Mars

First-of-its-kind experiment from Hewlett Packard Enterprise stress tests PC aboard ISS for one year.<p>Computing company Hewlett Packard Enterprise is …

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Why HPE is sending a supercomputer to the ISS on SpaceX’s next rocket

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is sending a supercomputer to the International Space Station aboard SpaceX’s next resupply mission for NASA, which is currently set to launch Monday.<p>Officially named the “Spaceborne Computer,” the Linux-based supercomputer is designed to serve in a one year experiment …

3D Modeling

HPE is putting a supercomputer in space

No matter where you are on Earth, your computer just works. As long as you have power (or a battery) and a broadband internet connection, your device is good to go, with access to essentially the computing power of the entire world.<p>That's not true in space. Computers on the International Space …

Technology

NASA Space-Tests A Supercomputer To Send To Mars

On Monday, a supercomputer blasts off for a yearlong mission aboard the International Space Station.<p>On Monday, a supercomputer blasts off to the International Space Station on a year-long mission to test its metals and see how it survives the rigors of space.<p>Ever kill a laptop by spilling a little …

NASA

NASA teams up with HPE to send a supercomputer into space ahead of a mission to Mars

The supercomputer was sent to the International Space Station via a SpaceX resupply mission<p>Yesterday, SpaceX launched a Dragon Spacecraft on a …

Space Station

UT Austin launches Stampede2, the fastest U.S. university supercomputer

Stampede2, a $30 million number-crunching machine, is now up and running at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at the University of Texas at …

University of California, San Diego

Spotlight on: The supercomputers of Bristol and Bath

The world’s supercomputers are the backbone to some of the most exceptional innovations in engineering and data, underpinning everything from smart …

Computer Science

Scientists Explore Ocean Currents Through Supercomputer Simulations

Scientists are trying a new, interactive way to understand ocean current data with the help of high-resolution global ocean simulations. In the part …

More Funding Needed for U.S. Supercomputer Research

The recent news that the United States has slipped further in the rankings of the world's most powerful supercomputers is a stark reminder America's …

U.S. Department of Energy

SpaceX CRS-12 launches: Mars supercomputer headed to ISS - SlashGear

SpaceX has aced its latest Dragon launch, with CRS-12 successfully taking off from Cape Canaveral this morning and the Falcon 9 rocket landing back …

Exploration

Supercomputer Simulation of HIV Virus may Provide New Treatment Options

After two years of work on the Department of Energy’s Titan supercomputer, researchers successfully simulated 1.2 microseconds of an HIV capsid …

University of Illinois

10 WIRED stories you may have missed this week

3D printing a second chance for amputees, meet the memory hacker, and five mind-expanding science talks<p>The WIRED Weekender is an eclectic weekly …

Luc Besson

Learn to use HPC systems and Supercomputers

Today, I’ve launched a special <b>Udemy</b> course called "<b>Learn to Use HPC Systems and Supercomputers</b> ". This course is of the first of its kind, but could …

Programming

Why isn't IBM's Watson supercomputer making money?

Once an AI superstar, IBM’s Watson is now being out-gunned and out-priced by its rivals, according analysis of the company’s financials<p>IBM’s Watson …

Artificial Intelligence

Supercomputer maker Cray cutting 14% of workforce, 190 jobs, seeking to save $25M per year

Seattle supercomputer maker Cray plans to cut 190 jobs, representing about 14 percent of its global workforce, as part of a restructuring plan meant …

U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission

Tim Cook is Silicon Valley's 'most imaginative' CEO, according to an IBM supercomputer

Silicon Valley's most powerful imagination belongs to a very powerful CEO.<p>That's according to recent data from job search firm Paysa, which used …

Silicon Valley

Server vendors board the Xeon SP party bus

Who'll get all the hotties? Who'll mope in the corner thinking about EPYC?As expected when Intel processors power virtually all x86-class servers, …

Intel Corporation

Raijin is the supercomputer Australian researchers call on to crunch the numbers

Did you know Canberra is home to the most powerful supercomputer in the Southern Hemisphere?

Australian National University