Tag Archives: Industry Insight

  • High-Performance Computing 101: HPC and How Engineers Can Use It

    In the world of engineering and design, high-performance computing (HPC) has been used to accomplish complex tasks with ease. This has led to its popularity, but many still struggle with figuring out the proper configurations, how, and when it should be deployed. This struggle is partly due to confusing HPC with traditional supercomputers and the…

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  • Scaling for 5G: From Data Centers to the Edge

    It’s tempting to think of fifth-generation wireless (5G) as just an incremental improvement. 5G is the number that comes after 4G/LTE after all, but the impacts promise to be epic. 5G networks will reach speeds as high 20 Gbits per second, support 1 million devices per square kilometer, and provide 1 msec latency, unleashing the…

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  • Public Cloud Services Grow HPC Market, but Work Remains

    Public cloud providers are always searching for ways to extend their reach, and one of the ways they’ve advanced those efforts is with high-performance computing. AWS, Microsoft and Google are having success with high-performance computing (HPC) services because of the convenience they offer for enterprises. That’s because HPC requires sizable investments in data center equipment,…

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  • Keys to Attracting the Newest HPC Talent – Post-Millennials

    For engineers and scientists growing up in the 80s, the current state of HPC makes perfect sense. We were schooled in Fortran, Pascal, and Macro-assembler, and frequently had to wait in line for a terminal to complete programming assignments. For Generation X and the Boomers preceding us, it was nearly impossible to graduate in a…

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  • Seven AI Habits IT Can Learn from HPC

    Every enterprise will be using Artificial Intelligence (AI) in the future – or should be. The potential positive impact on the bottom line and opportunities for competitive advantage that AI can yield are simply too much to ignore. Today, high-performance computing (HPC) centers are experts in supporting large scale high-performance applications, including large scale AI. Whether…

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