High performance computing

08.20.12
IEEE pushes for Ethernet standard between 400Gbps and 1Tbps, hopes to head off big data crunch
08.20.12

IEEE pushes for Ethernet standard between 400Gbps and 1Tbps, hopes to head off big data crunch

Ethernet might seem passé to those of us toting Ultrabooks, but it's important enough to pr...

By J. Fingas,   08.20.12
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07.19.12
Intel slips details of Poulson-based Itanium 9500 in advance, teases a big boost to 64-bit servers
07.19.12

Intel slips details of Poulson-based Itanium 9500 in advance, teases a big boost to 64-bit servers

If you think Intel took awhile to roll out the Xeon E5, imagine the mindset of Itanium server oper...

By J. Fingas,   07.19.12
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06.18.12
Intel christens its 'Many Integrated Core' products Xeon Phi, eyes exascale milestone
06.18.12

Intel christens its 'Many Integrated Core' products Xeon Phi, eyes exascale milestone

Been wondering when the next big leap in high performance computing would hit? Well, Intel would l...

By T. O'Brien,   06.18.12
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05.16.12
NVIDIA outs a pair of Tesla GPUs to electrify your supercomputer
05.16.12

NVIDIA outs a pair of Tesla GPUs to electrify your supercomputer

NVIDIA's announced a pair of Tesla GPUs that'll give some extra pep to your supercomputing tasks....

By D. Cooper,   05.16.12
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11.16.11
Intel's gettin' kinda heavy, it's got the power, gonna break your heart
11.16.11

Intel's gettin' kinda heavy, it's got the power, gonna break your heart

Intel spent most of yesterday standing in the bar at the SC11 conference showing off the size o...

By D. Cooper,   11.16.11
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06.16.08
NVIDIA unveils second-gen Tesla GPU-based workstation cards
06.16.08

NVIDIA unveils second-gen Tesla GPU-based workstation cards

NVIDIA's Tesla GPU-based high-performance computing workstations and add-in cards have been on the...

By Nilay Patel,   06.16.08
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06.20.07
NVIDIA launches Tesla: GPUs are the new CPUs
06.20.07

NVIDIA launches Tesla: GPUs are the new CPUs

We've seen a couple cautious attempts at leveraging the raw floating-point capabilities of modern h...

By Nilay Patel,   06.20.07
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05.19.07
8-core NextDimension PC stretches the definition of portable
05.19.07

8-core NextDimension PC stretches the definition of portable

No, the laptop industry hasn't bypassed the idea of quad-core laptops in favour of octo-core machin...

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