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InfiniBand

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Intel's Qlogic deal pumps up InfiniBand's future

Buying Qlogic's high-end server interconnection products and hiring its employees supports Intel's supercomputing goal for 2018.

By January 23, 2012

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InfiniBand eight years later

The tech once touted as a faster and more efficient way to connect to servers may not have lived up to early promises, but it's got a solid niche.

By September 17, 2008

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Whither Infiniband?

While Infiniband once enjoyed wide industry support, it seems to have gone the way of Betamax, a mere footnote in the annals of technology.

By September 13, 2007

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Got leftover GPUs? Why not crack some passwords?

Researcher Jeremi Gosney has used five servers, 25 Radeon GPUs, Infiniband and Virtual OpenCL to crack passwords at a scary rate.

By December 5, 2012

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Intel to buy key assets from supercomputer maker Cray

The chipmaker is bulking up its interconnect portfolio by purchasing technology from the supercomputer pioneer in a $140 million deal.

By April 24, 2012

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Supercomputing wrap-up

SC08 conference in Austin was one of the highest-energy shows in awhile, says Gordon Haff.

By November 24, 2008

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The new optimizations for capability computing

The new Top500 list of the world's largest supercomputers suggests that "commodity clusters" for high-performance computing aren't so commodity after all.

By November 19, 2009

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Intel buys network gear company

Chipmaker announces the acquisition of NetEffect, a company specializing in Ethernet products and technologies for server compute clusters.

By October 15, 2008

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Is China a supercomputer threat? (Q&A)

Jack Dongarra, an expert at the University of Tennessee, discusses the potential threat China poses with its new supercomputer and the state of supercomputing in the U.S.

By October 28, 2010