Intel is targeting specialized "many-core" chips for supercomputers.
To simulate 205,000 molecules as quickly as possible for a USC simulation, Cycle Computing fired up a mammoth amount of Amazon servers around the globe.
In March, the University of Illinois' National Center for Supercomputing Applications unveiled Blue Waters. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out our new national supercomputer.
The Top500 list detailing the world's most powerful supercomputers is released twice each year. Here's a look at some trends up through the list released in June 2013.
The company's graphics chips are finding a foothold in neural networks, a biology-inspired form of computing that is moving from research to commercial tasks like Google's photo recognition.
BIg Blue is working on technology to keep up with massive data production demands from the forthcoming SKA radio telescope. Here's a look at some of the technology it showed at CeBIT.
If you have $1,279, you can buy an hour of supercomputing time on Amazon's cloud.
The Fleet Numerical Meteorology & Oceanography Center in Monterey, Calif., provides weather forecasting for a wide variety of sea-based military and defense organizations.
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.
The Amazon Web Services' new Compute Cluster option for high-performance computing is 8.5 times faster than the company's ordinary cloud computing service.