Supercomputers

Nvidia’s New Supercomputer Will Enable Level 5 Autonomous Driving

Nvidia has finished development of a new supercomputer, which is capable of driving with no human intervention. Nvidia is considered one of the …

Computer Science

Bio-Inspired Supercomputer “Forgets” What it Doesn’t Need

ArticleA ‘forgetful’ computer could result in a better computer.Staff Author: Kenny WalterTopics: Technology

Computer Science

Nvidia says its new supercomputer will enable the highest level of automated driving

No steering wheels, no pedals, no mirrors<p>Nvidia, one of the world’s best known manufacturers of computer graphics cards, announced a new, more powerful computing platform for use in autonomous vehicles. The company claims its new system, codenamed Pegasus, can be used to power Level 5, fully …

Autos

Watch a supercomputer design a radical new wing for airplanes

When engineers want to make an object weigh less, they literally cut corners. Using a tool called topology optimization, they enlist computers to …

Aerospace

Scientists enlist supercomputers, machine learning to automatically identify brain tumors

Researchers have developed a brain tumor identification method that combines biophysical models of tumor growth with machine learning algorithms.

Machine Learning

'Magic Dust' Made From Light And Matter Could Power Supercomputers of The Future

So crazy it just might work.<p>There's more than one way to build a supercomputer, and researchers have come up with a new method for crunching data on …

Science

One of China's supercomputers has nearly doubled its power

One of China’s supercomputers, Tianhe-2, just received a major upgrade, nearly doubling its power. An announcement from the head of Matsuoka Lab, …

China

Cray announces $48M supercomputer contract

Cray (NASDAQ:CRAY) announces an over $48M contract award from the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information for a CS500 cluster …

Business

​The ISS just got its own Linux supercomputer

The International Space Station will host a test of computer hardware that's vital for any future missions to Mars.<p>A year-long project to determine …

Computer Science

It works! A supercomputer built for Earth is running just fine in space

It turns out, an ultra-powerful computer can function just fine in the harsh environment of outer space -- even if it hasn't been bolstered with extra protection.<p>That's what scientists learned when the Spacebourne Computer -- a supercomputer built by Hewlett Packard Enterprise -- was switched on at …

NASA

One small teraflop: HPE’s supercomputer takes one giant leap on the space station

The most powerful computer ever sent into space proved its mettle this month by registering a processing speed in excess of a trillion floating-point …

Science

Mapping the Brain with the Theta Supercomputer

Researchers are using the Theta supercomputer at Argonne to map the intricate layout of brain neurons.<p>This new ADSP study of connectomes maps the …

Big Data

The Astonishing Engineering Behind America's Latest, Greatest Supercomputer

If you want to do big, serious science, you’ll need a serious machine. You know, like a giant water-cooled computer that’s 200,000 times more …

If AI can teach itself soccer, think what it can learn about business

If an AI can teach itself soccer, we should use unsupervised machine learning to get a leg up in business applications too, writes Infor's Duncan …

Machine Learning

Wolverhampton Wanderers tipped to win the Championship as 'Super Computer' predicts final table standings

Wolves will win the Championship this season, according according to a so-called super computer.<p>After simulating of all the remaining games, Nuno …

English Premier League

Does Orchestration Allow Seamless Movement?

Thanks to Dustin Kirkland, Ubuntu Product and Strategy at Canonical for sharing his thoughts on the state of orchestration and deployment of …

DevOps

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

Gorgeous new supercomputer images reveal what the total solar eclipse might look like

This image shows roughly how the corona may appear to people on the ground if they look through a polarised 'Newkirk' filter. You can see two lobes …

Astronomy

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 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

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

A supercomputer is about to make its way into space. On August 14, the Dragon Spacecraft from Elon Musk’s high-flying SpaceX will be carrying some …

Exploration

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

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 …

Exploration

Space Station to get 1st supercomputer next week

The International Space Station is expected to get its first supercomputer next week. Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) said on Friday that it will …

Exploration

The space station gets a new supercomputer

If all goes well, on August 14, a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket bearing a Dragon spacecraft will launch for the International Space Station (ISS). On the …

Elon Musk

HPE, NASA to launch a supercomputer into space

The year-long experiment will test a supercomputer's ability to function in space, with the aim of sending one to Mars.<p>Hewlett Packard Enterprise is …

Exploration

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