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Lenovo and NetApp Partner Up; NVIDIA Puts Turing into Tesla

Episode 240: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss Lenovo's newly-announced partnership with NetApp, NVIDIA's Tesla move, HPC on Wall Street, and Lenovo Transform 2.0.

NVIDIA Unveils New Inferencing GPU for Datacenter

At GTC Japan, NVIDIA announced the Tesla T4 GPU, the company’s first datacenter product that incorporates the capabilities of the Turing architecture. To go along with the new hardware, the GPU-maker is also releasing enhanced TensorRT software.

Google Unveils Dataset Search for Scientists and Other Data Junkies

Google has added a Dataset Search app to its empire of web-based tools, making it easier for researchers, analysts, and anyone else with an affection for data to access publicly available repositories.

Cisco Gets Into AI Biz with New GPU-Powered Servers

Cisco has unveiled the UCS C480 ML M5 Rack Server, the company’s first purpose-built offering for the burgeoning AI/machine learning market.

Azure Gets HPC and AI Boost; Baidu Intros Code-Free Machine Learning

Episode 239: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman analyze Microsoft's integration of Cycle Cloud into its Azure platform and Baidu's claims about code-free machine learning.

Rigetti Launches Quantum Computing Cloud Service

Rigetti Computing has announced its Quantum Cloud Services (QCS), a platform the company hopes will run the world’s first application demonstrating “quantum advantage.”

Hyperion Provides Update to Exascale Efforts in US, China, Japan, and Europe

According to the latest analysis from Hyperion Research, the various global efforts to reach exascale supercomputing are making good headway. But in some cases, the decision to develop domestically-produced processors for these systems and the inclusion of new application use cases appears to be stretching out the timelines.

Baidu Launches 'No-Code' Tool for Building Machine Learning Models

Search giant Baidu has released EZDL, a software development platform for non-programmers who want to build production-level machine learning models.

Azure Boosts HPC, AI Appeal with CycleCloud and NVIDIA GPU Containers

Leveraging technology from Cycle Computing and NVIDIA, Microsoft is continuing to add Azure capabilities features that will draw in HPC and AI customers.

China Makes Big Push into Superconducting Computers; TACC Preps for Frontera

Episode 238: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman analyze China's latest announcement on the road to superconductor development, and TACC's new Fronterra system.