Update: Lenovo announced plans today to acquire IBM’s x86 server business for $2.3 billion. With the deal, the company would acquire IBM’s System x, BladeCenter and Flex System blade servers and switches, NeXtScale and iDataPlex servers. IBM will keep its System z mainframes, Power Systems, Storage Systems, Power-based Flex servers, and PureApplication and PureData appliances. Note that this […]
Russian supercomputer vendor T-Platforms has been removed from the U.S. Export Restrictions Entity List and has been cleared to resume commerce.
Today Rogue Wave Software announced that it has acquired Klocwork, a global leader in software development tools for creating quality and secure code.
Ansys has announced plans to acquire Reaction Design, which develops chemistry simulation software.
Today Allinea Software announced that five of Europe’s newest multi-petaflop Cray XC30 supercomputers are using the Allinea DDT parallel debugging tool.
“This partnership will bring supercomputer performance to the corporate data center, expanding the use of GPU accelerators well beyond the traditional supercomputing and technical computing markets,” said Ian Buck, vice president of Accelerated Computing at Nvidia. “It will also provide existing supercomputing and high performance computing customers with new choices and technologies to build powerful, energy-efficient systems that drive innovation and scientific discovery.”
The new AweSim project at OSC is developing an “App Store for HPC” to help manufacturers move towards virtual design and testing.