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IBM Backing Away From Hardware? Don't be so sure, so-surers PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 29 October 2014 00:00

This is one of those times when my inherent laziness comes back to bite me. I was writing an in-depthy article about the reasons behind IBM moving their chip works over to GlobalFoundries, but I saw that Reg Hack Ted Worstall has already published a very nice story. So I'm looking at the situation from a different angle - what are the implications on IBM's systems business?

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The World Cup of Supercomputing PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 07 July 2014 00:00

Another competition is in the books! As GCG's Dan Olds writes at StudentClusterComp.com,

The ISC’14 Student Cluster Competition closed out last week in Leipzig, and damn, what a ride! It was an outstanding competition with story lines straight from Hollywood.

Eleven undergraduate teams from around the world battled to build the fastest, baddest supercomputer. Click on the configuration table below to meet the teams and follow the action.

 

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ASC14 Cluster Configurations Revealed PDF Print E-mail
Tuesday, 03 June 2014 00:00

One of the major differences between the recently completed Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge and the other major international competitions is the way the students get their clustering gear.

In the ISC and SC competitions, part of the task for students is to find a vendor partner and work with them to put together the best cluster for the event, and then make sure the gear arrives at the competition site. After that, it’s all about getting the cluster together and operating correctly, which can end up being quite an adventure in itself.

It’s a different deal at ASC. Inspur, the China-based multinational server vendor, is the sole hardware supplier for each team. This makes logistics easier for the teams, reduces travel/shipping costs, and also ensures that the equipment will be at the starting gate.

Click on the chart below to see what the teams were sporting in Guangzhou at the 3rd Annual Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge…

 

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ASC14: Meet the Teams PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 02 June 2014 00:00

Over at StudentClusterComp.com ... meet the teams who built their own supercomputers at the Asia Student Supercomputing Challenge in Guangzhou, China. 

 

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Get Your ASC14 On PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 30 April 2014 00:00

Over at StudentClusterComp.com...

...follow the action from Guangzhou, China - home of Tianhe-2 -  as we report on the second-ever Asia Student Supercomputing Challenge. Meet the teams, take a look at the hardware, and learn about the rigors of this unique cluster competition here.

 

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