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AI Governance Proposal: Control AI by Controlling Compute
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AI Governance Proposal: Control AI by Controlling Compute

To control compute – to squeeze or open the spigot of processing power – is to control AI. In doing so, AI can be steered toward beneficial results while avoiding...

Trillions for Chips: A Roiled Semiconductor Industry Strains to Meet AI Demand
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Trillions for Chips: A Roiled Semiconductor Industry Strains to Meet AI Demand

We’re seeing the chip industry’s version of the scientific aphorism: “nature hates a vacuum.” The vacuum is the short supply of – and vast demand for – AI chips...

Dell: Omnia Copes with the Complexity of Configuring HPC-AI Environments
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Dell: Omnia Copes with the Complexity of Configuring HPC-AI Environments

[SPONSORED GUEST ARTICLE]  Computer scientist Alan Perlis said fools ignore complexity while pragmatists suffer it. But when it comes to the complexity of configuring...

QuEra and Pawsey Partner on  Quantum and HPC
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QuEra and Pawsey Partner on Quantum and HPC

January 16, 2023, Boston and Perth, Australia — Neutral-atom quantum computing company  QuEra Computing and Pawsey Supercomputing Research Centre today announced...

RIKEN Selects Quantinuum for Hybrid Quantum–HPC Platform
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RIKEN Selects Quantinuum for Hybrid Quantum–HPC Platform

Quantum computing company Quantinuum and Japanese research institution and HPC center RIKEN announced that Quantinuum will provide RIKEN access to its H1-Series...

A New Day for the TOP500: Aurora No. 2 at 585 PFlops, 4 New Top 10 Entrants, Frontier Still No. 1
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A New Day for the TOP500: Aurora No. 2 at 585 PFlops, 4 New Top 10 Entrants, Frontier Still No. 1

Denver -- Attendees at the SC23 conference here in Denver have been greeted by a roiled TOP500 ranking of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, along with significant...

@HPCpodcast: Views and Insights on the New TOP500 List
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@HPCpodcast: Views and Insights on the New TOP500 List

The big news on the Monday of each annual Supercomputing Conference is the release of the new TOP500 ranking of the world's most powerful supercomputers. At this...

AMD-based HPC Systems on TOP500 Grows 39%
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AMD-based HPC Systems on TOP500 Grows 39%

SANTA CLARA, Calif., — Nov. 14, 2023 — Today, AMD said its microprocessors now power 140 supercomputers on the latest Top500 list, representing a 39 percent year...

NVIDIA Announces HGX H200 Systems and Cloud Instances
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NVIDIA Announces HGX H200 Systems and Cloud Instances

DENVER—SC23—Nov. 13, 2023—NVIDIA today announced the HGX H200 that is based on the Hopper architecture and features the H200 Tensor Core GPU with advanced memory...

Aurora Exascale Install Update: Cautious Optimism
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Aurora Exascale Install Update: Cautious Optimism

The twice-annual TOP500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers is not universally loved, arguments persist whether the LINPACK benchmark is an optimal...

Phison Introduces Signal Conditioner IC Products, Expands PCIe 5.0 Ecosystem
From insideHPC

Phison Introduces Signal Conditioner IC Products, Expands PCIe 5.0 Ecosystem

SAN JOSE – October 16, 2023 – Phison Electronics (8299 TT), a NAND controllers and storage company, announced that the company has expanded its portfolio of PCIe...

D-Wave and Satispay Announce Quantum-hybrid Application for European Payment Network
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D-Wave and Satispay Announce Quantum-hybrid Application for European Payment Network

PALO ALTO, Calif., BURNABY, B.C., MILAN — October 11, 2023 — D-Wave Quantum Inc. (NYSE: QBTS) and Satispay, an Italian fintech company focused on mobile payments...

AD Little on Quantum: 4 Myths and 5 Ways to Get Started
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AD Little on Quantum: 4 Myths and 5 Ways to Get Started

Quantum systems will potentially be exponentially more powerful than other forms of computing. That’s a good thing, of course, but it’s also true that quantum is...

Dell Teams with NVIDIA on Generative AI
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Dell Teams with NVIDIA on Generative AI

Dell Technologies (NYSE: DELL) announced today it is partnering with NVIDIA and its Tensor Core GPUs -- including the coveted  H100 -- to expand its generativeDell...

Large Language Models: The Power and the Mystery
From insideHPC

Large Language Models: The Power and the Mystery

Large language models fit the classic model of a red-hot technology in an early stage of commercial viability: there’s more talk about it than knowledge, and FOMO...

PINQ² to Operate IBM Quantum System One in Quebec
From insideHPC

PINQ² to Operate IBM Quantum System One in Quebec

Bromont, Quebec, September 22, 2023 – The Platform for Digital and Quantum Innovation of Quebec (PINQ²), a non-profit organization (NPO) founded by the Ministry...

Terra Quantum and Honda Research Institute Europe Develop Quantum ML Method for Disaster Routing
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Terra Quantum and Honda Research Institute Europe Develop Quantum ML Method for Disaster Routing

St. Gallen, Munich and Frankfurt, Germany, September 21, 2023 – Quantum computing company Terra Quantum and Honda Research Institute Europe (HRI-EU), a center for...

Building a Capable Computing Ecosystem for Exascale
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Building a Capable Computing Ecosystem for Exascale

With ECP, working together was a prerequisite for participation. “From the beginning, the teams had this so-called ‘shared fate,’” says Siegel. When incorporating...

NVIDIA Announces AI-Ready Servers from Dell, HPE and Lenovo for Generative AI
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NVIDIA Announces AI-Ready Servers from Dell, HPE and Lenovo for Generative AI

August 22, 2023 — NVIDIA today announced system manufacturers will deliver AI-ready servers that support VMware Private AI Foundation with NVIDIA, announced separately...

McKinsey on the Future of Compute: The Rise of Domain-Specific Architectures
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McKinsey on the Future of Compute: The Rise of Domain-Specific Architectures

There’s more to the rise in HPC and AI of domain-specific architectures (DSAs), starting with GPUs, than the superior throughput they can deliver. Yes, the deceleration...
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