News

TOP500 News

Czech Auto Manufacturer Expanding Supercomputing Capacity to 15 Petaflops

Škoda Auto is planning to increase it computational capacity to 15 petaflops, making it the owner of the most powerful privately owned HPC infrastructure in the Czech Republic.

Scientists Create Quantum Life on Five-Qubit IBM Computer

Researchers from the University of the Basque Country claim they have successfully mimicked Darwinian evolution using a quantum computer.

DDN Introduces Purpose-Built AI Storage Solution for NVIDIA DGX-1

DataDirect Networks (DDN) has launched a trio of specialized storage appliances that are designed to support the data needs of NVIDIA DGX-1 servers running artificial intelligence and deep learning workloads.

Xilinx Unveils Its Most Ambitious Accelerator Platform

Xilinx has introduced Versal, a new product family based on its heterogeneous Adaptive Computer Accelerator Platform (ACAP). The initial product offerings integrate FPGA technology with Arm CPU cores, DSPs, and AI processing engines. The new platform aims to accelerate a wide array of machine learning and data-intensive workloads running in the datacenter and on edge devices.

IBM Takes a Crack at Machine Bias; New Study Predicts Workforce Disruption

Episode 242: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss the pitfalls of machine bias in AI and a new study that predicts coming disruption to a substantial percentage of the workforce.