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high-performance computing


Sun touts high-performance computing for the masses

At the Web 2.0 Expo in San Francisco, Sun Microsystems CEO Jonathan Schwartz talks about the company's new high-performance computing facility in Austin, Texas, and how Web 2.0 companies like Facebook and Google are benefiting from high-performance computing systems.

April 29, 2008


Intel seeks to reinvigorate PC market with new Core processors

The chipmaker takes the wraps off its fifth-generation Core processors for desktops and high-performance laptops.

By January 5, 2015


Turning a regular microscope into billion-pixel imaging system

Engineers at Caltech say that their approach -- computing their way past optical limitations -- could bring high-performance microscopes to medical clinics in developing countries.

By July 30, 2013


Intel's 60-core chip ships; elites like Hawking get it first

Intel's first chip to integrate 60 processor cores is for high-performance computing applications -- with a high-end price to match.

By November 12, 2012


Sun revamps high-performance computing group

The top executive is out, as Sun continues its struggle with revenue declines and elusive profitability.

By June 30, 2004


New and Noteworthy: HItachi cranking out more drives to meet iPod mini demand; ADC high performance computing page

New and Noteworthy: HItachi cranking out more drives to meet iPod mini demand; ADC high performance computing page

By May 17, 2004


IBM buys Platform Computing, bolsters technical computing

Big Blue is looking to Platform Computing to bolster its high-performance computing capabilities.

By October 11, 2011


Nvidia CEO: Supercomputing gated by power

Energy efficiency has become the imperative for the supercomputing industry because of the limits of available power, the CEO of GPU maker Nvidia tells high-performance computing pros at SC11.

By November 15, 2011


IBM expands high-performance computing

Big Blue broadens a server-centric unit to include storage, software and services, and the computing giant gives the group a consolidated sales force.

By April 22, 2003


China to test own CPU in supercomputer

Loongson microchips will underpin the Dawning 6000 high-performance computing system, which is scheduled to be available for tasks as early as summer, according to a report.

By March 7, 2011