2020-05-27 - George Leopold

China to Fall Short of its Ambitious Tech Goals

The ambitious technological goals of China semiconductors set for later in this decade turn out to be aspirational rather than…

2020-03-10 - Brian Santo

El Capitan to Be Powered by AMD CPUs and GPUs

With AMD, HPE/Cray increases the supercomputer's performance from 1.5 exaflops to 2 exaflops. El Capitan promises to be the world's…

2020-02-19 - Nitin Dahad

Supercomputer: UK to Invest £1.2B

UK’s Met Office looking to replace three Cray XC40s with collective 460,000 compute cores, with a new supercomputer having 6…

2019-08-16 - Rick Merritt

Cray Secures Third Exascale Deal

Cray won a $600 million deal to build the El Capitan exascale system, sweeping all three next-gen supercomputers for U.S.…

2019-05-08 - Rick Merritt

Next Exascale System Powered by AMD Chips

Frontier, the second of three U.S. exascale supercomputers, will use AMD CPUs and GPUs, claiming a performance lead the company…

2017-11-16 - Rick Merritt, EE Times

China Passes U.S. in Supercomputers

China is running more of the world's Top 500 supercomputers, cranking out more overall performance than systems in the U.S.…