supercomputers

Folding@Home Crushes Exascale Barrier, Now Faster Than Dozens of Supercomputers

Folding@Home Crushes Exascale Barrier, Now Faster Than Dozens of Supercomputers

Credit: Tnguyen2791/CC0 1.0 The Folding @ Home network continues its inescapable march to world domination. Today, the exaflop. Tomorrow, the world. The post Folding@Home Crushes
Coronavirus pushes Folding@Home’s crowdsourced molecular science to exaflop levels

Coronavirus pushes Folding@Home’s crowdsourced molecular science to exaflop levels

The long-running Folding@Home program to crowdsource the enormously complex task of solving molecular interactions has hit a major milestone as thousands of new users sign up to put their computers to
A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A new consortium of top scientists will be able to use some of the world’s most advanced supercomputers to look for solutions.
A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A new consortium of top scientists will be able to use some of the world’s most advanced supercomputers to look for solutions.
A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A new consortium of top scientists will be able to use some of the world’s most advanced supercomputers to look for solutions.
A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A new consortium of top scientists will be able to use some of the world’s most advanced supercomputers to look for solutions.
A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A.I. Versus the Coronavirus

A new consortium of top scientists will be able to use some of the world’s most advanced supercomputers to look for solutions.
How Supercomputers Are Helping to Fight Covid-19

How Supercomputers Are Helping to Fight Covid-19

A host of companies, including IBM, Microsoft, and Google, along with universities and national labs have teamed up to form the COVID-19 High Performance Computing (HPC) Consortium. This new
Supercomputer consortium to fight coronavirus with processing power

Supercomputer consortium to fight coronavirus with processing power

Google, NASA, and Amazon are all contributing supercomputer resources
Folding@Home Now Faster Than World’s Top 7 Supercomputers Combined

Folding@Home Now Faster Than World’s Top 7 Supercomputers Combined

Credit: NIH Computing enthusiasts have driven a tremendous surge in the Folding@Home network's processing power. The distributed computing network is now more powerful than the top
IBM Supercomputer Identifies 77 Compounds That Could Fight Coronavirus

IBM Supercomputer Identifies 77 Compounds That Could Fight Coronavirus

The Summit supercomputer came online several years ago with more computing power than any other non-distributed system. The US Department of Energy announced earlier this month that it would turn the
The Fastest Supercomputer on Earth Is Being Deployed Against Coronavirus

The Fastest Supercomputer on Earth Is Being Deployed Against Coronavirus

Credit: Carlos Jones/ORNL, CC BY 2.0 The world's most powerful supercomputer is being dedicated to hunting down a treatment for coronavirus as Covid-19 cases continue to rise. The
AMD, HP Unveil 2-Exaflop Supercomputer With Epyc, Radeon Instinct

AMD, HP Unveil 2-Exaflop Supercomputer With Epyc, Radeon Instinct

AMD will provide the CPUs and GPUs to power a two-exaflop supercomputer for Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories in early 2023. The machine is expected to be 10x faster than today's most powerful
NOAA Unveils Massive Boost in Supercomputing Power

NOAA Unveils Massive Boost in Supercomputing Power

NOAA has announced the US will triple its operational weather and climate supercomputing capacity and double its storage and interconnect speed, thanks to the installation of a pair of new Cray
More Than 140 Nazca Lines Are Discovered in Peruvian Desert

More Than 140 Nazca Lines Are Discovered in Peruvian Desert

A team of Japanese researchers combined on-the-ground archaeology with modern technology, including artificial intelligence, to identify the 2,000-year-old images.
More Than 140 Nazca Lines Are Discovered in Peruvian Desert

More Than 140 Nazca Lines Are Discovered in Peruvian Desert

A team of Japanese researchers combined on-the-ground archaeology with modern technology, including artificial intelligence, to identify the 2,000-year-old images.
SC19: Intel Unveils New GPU Stack, oneAPI Development Effort

SC19: Intel Unveils New GPU Stack, oneAPI Development Effort

Intel revealed details of its upcoming Ponte Vecchio GPU and oneAPI initiative at SC'19 this week, as part of the company's broad push to address the AI/ML market. The post SC19: Intel Unveils New
Startup Cerebras Unveils a Speedy—and Small—Supercomputer

Startup Cerebras Unveils a Speedy—and Small—Supercomputer

The CS-1 could rapidly speed up the research involved in cancer-drug development, among other disciplines.
Startup Cerebras Unveils a Speedy—and Small—Supercomputer

Startup Cerebras Unveils a Speedy—and Small—Supercomputer

The CS-1 could rapidly speed up the research involved in cancer-drug development, among other disciplines.
Intel and Argonne National Lab on ‘exascale’ and their new Aurora supercomputer

Intel and Argonne National Lab on ‘exascale’ and their new Aurora supercomputer

The scale of supercomputing has grown almost too large to comprehend, with millions of compute units performing calculations at rates requiring, for first time, the exa prefix — denoting quadrillions