Tag Archives: Academia

  • Deploying AI Frameworks on Secure HPC Systems with Containers

    The increasing interest in the usage of Artificial Intelligence techniques (AI) from the research community and industry to tackle “real world” problems, requires High Performance Computing (HPC) resources to efficiently compute and scale complex algorithms across thousands of nodes. Unfortunately, typical data scientists are not familiar with the unique requirements and characteristics of HPC environments….

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  • European Institutions, IBM Partner to Accelerate Joint Research and Education in Quantum Computing

    LAUSANNE, Switzerland, July 3, 2019 — IBM announced today at the World Conference of Science Journalists the expansion of the IBM Q Network in Europe to include additional universities and an international research organization. These institutions are collaborating with IBM Q to accelerate joint research in quantum computing and develop curricula to help train students for careers that will be…

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  • IT Pros see a Role for High-Performance Computing in Business

    Four-fifths of UK IT staff link the practical application of high-performance computing (HPC) with maintaining a competitive advantage in the next five years, according to a survey of 903 IT professionals by Censuswide. Although HPC is traditionally linked to scientific research, the majority (87%) of UK IT staff questioned in the survey agreed that HPC systems now hold massive…

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  • What’s New in HPC Research: Brain Mapping, Earthquakes, Energy Efficiency & More

    In this bimonthly feature, HPCwire highlights newly published research in the high-performance computing (HPC) community and related domains. From parallel programming to exascale to quantum computing, the details are here. Overcoming limitations of GPGPU computing in scientific applications While GPU performance has improved steadily, the PCIe interconnect that connects the system host memory and the…

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  • AWS Skills Collaboration Gives Rise to Two-Year Pre-University Cloud Qualification

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) is joining forces with the Career Colleges Trust to create a qualification in cloud computing that will be offered through further education institutions and universities across the UK from early next year. The two-year course will provide students with a pre-university qualification that could either pave the way for them to…

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  • Video: How to Scale from Workstation through Cloud to HPC in Cryo-EM Processing

    In this video from the GPU Technology Conference, Lance Wilson from Monash University presents: How to Scale from Workstation through Cloud to HPC in Cryo-EM Processing. Learn how high-resolution imaging is revolutionizing science and dramatically changing how we process, analyze, and visualize at this new scale. We will show the journey a researcher can take…

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