Tag Archives: Exascale

  • What’s New in HPC Research: Traffic Simulation, Performance Variations, Scheduling & More

    In this bimonthly feature, HPCwire highlights newly published research in the high-performance computing community and related domains. From parallel programming to exascale to quantum computing, the details are here. Optimizing visualization performance on power-constrained supercomputers Power consumption is a major hurdle on the road the exascale. In this dissertation, Stephanie Labasan of the University of Oregon…

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  • Berkeley Lab’s John Shalf Ponders the Future of HPC Architectures

    Editor’s note: Ahead of John Shalf’s well-attended and well-received “high-bandwidth” keynote at ISC 2019, Shalf discussed the talk’s major themes in an interview with Berkeley Lab’s Kathy Kincade.  What will scientific computing at scale look like in 2030? With the impending demise of Moore’s Law, there are still more questions than answers for users and…

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  • Exascale Systems, AI and Cloud Use Boost Worldwide HPC Market Five-Year Forecast to $44 Billion (€39 Billion)

    FRANKFURT, Germany, June 18, 2019 – During Hyperion Research’s HPC market update session held here today in conjunction with the ISC19 conference, the industry analyst firm announced it has increased its five-year forecast to reach $44 billion (€39 billion) in 2023, compared with the prior forecast of $39 billion (€35 billion) for that year. In…

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  • At ISC: For the HPC Industry, These Are the Good Old Days

    For technology vendors in HPC and HPC-related markets driven by increased demand for AI, enterprise and exascale solutions, this is the best of times – with better times likely in the offing. HPC analyst firm Hyperion Research took the occasion of its semi-annual HPC market update breakfast today at the ISC conference in Frankfurt to announce it…

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  • Exascale Supercomputers Signal a New Era

    Last week Cray and the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced Frontier ― an exascale supercomputer being developed for Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). Slated for delivery in 2021, Frontier is expected to be the world’s most powerful computer. It will advance science and innovation far beyond anything currently possible. For us at Cray, the announcement of…

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