Tag Archives: Industry Survey

  • 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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  • Report: Machine Learning Workloads Bolstering HPC Market

    Intersect360 Research has completed its market sizing and a new five-year forecast for the High Performance Computing industry, announcing that the total worldwide HPC market grew 3.2% year-over-year, hitting $36 billion in 2018. As part of its HPC Advisory Service, Intersect360 Research tracks spending on HPC servers, storage, software, networking, services, and cloud computing worldwide. Top-level…

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  • Capitalizing on Hybrid Cloud in HPC

    Cloud computing became an essential infrastructure strategy for nearly every business. Last year Gartner predicted that demand for infrastructure as a service would increase by 36.8 percent. A 2018 McAfee survey found that 97 percent of organizations are using cloud services from public, private or both. Similarly, Rightscale’s 2018 cloud survey showed that 95 percent of enteprises have a cloud strategy,…

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  • Univa Survey Finds Wide Chasm for AI to Cross

    While interest in machine learning algorithms to drive artificial intelligence (AI) applications is high, a survey published this week suggests many organizations are finding it challenging to move past the AI development phase. The survey of 344 technology and IT professionals conducted by Dimensional Research on behalf of Univa, a provider of workload management software, finds…

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  • Migration Tools Needed to Shift ML to Production

    The confluence of accelerators like cloud GPUs along with the ability to handle data-rich HPC workloads will help push more machine learning projects into production, concludes a new study that also stresses the importance of cloud migration and accompanying tools. The survey released this week by workload management specialist Univa Corp. confirms the rush to machine…

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