This Week in HPC

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HPE Refreshes The Machine; Google Levels up TPU

Episode 174: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman consider HPE's newest iteration of The Machine, and Google's move to leverage its TPU.

Nvidia Launches Volta into AI; Updates and Analysis from GTC17

Episode 173: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss Nvidia's Volta and the GTC17 conference.

HPC Dodges Budget Axe; China Claims Quantum Computing Breakthrough

Episode 172: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman react to U.S. HPC budget news, and China's announcement of a quantum computing breakthrough.

Canada Begins Big Petascale Push; Machine Learning Catches a Wave

Episode 171: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman react to Canada's Petascale announcement and discuss Wave Computing's plans to break into machine learning.

Intel Reverses Course on IDF and Lustre; Xeon Phi and Omni-Path Make Cloud Debut

Episode 170: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss Intel's latest HPC moves.

Gerrymandering Meets Supercomputing; Russian HPC Shows Its Age

Episode 169: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss a new supercomputing application that could be used in a gerrymandering case before the Supreme Court, and a Russian attempt to display its HPC prowess backfires.

Google Justifies In-House Processor; EU Plans Home-Grown Exascale

Episode 168: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman discuss Google’s plans to scale its Tensor Processing Units through the cloud and the EU’s announced development of a home-grown exascale system.

Intel Renews Debate About Moore's Law; UK Builds Out Supercomputing Centers

Episode 167: Addison Snell and Michael Feldman interpret Intel's take on the Moore's Law debate and the impact of Britain's 20 million pound supercomputing investment.