Sylabs Partners with Carahsoft on Software Container Services for the Public Sector

Reno, Nv. – August 2, 2023 – Sylabs, a provider of tools and services for high performance container technologies, announced a partnership with Carahsoft Technology Corp. Under the agreement, Carahsoft will serve as Sylabs’ public sector distributor, making the company’s software container technology services, including SingularityPRO and Singularity Enterprise, available through Carahsoft’s reseller partners and […]

TD Cowen: Generative AI Driving Record Growth for Data Center Industry

The generative AI phenomenon has spurred growth in many sectors of the tech industry (just ask NVIDIA), including and spectacularly the data center sector. According to a report released today by investment bank and analyst firm TD Cowen, approximately 2.1GW of data center leases have been signed in that last 90 days. Putting that number […]

Lenovo is a Supply Chain Powerhouse with Asset Recovery Services being a Key Cornerstone

[Sponsored Guest Article]   The lifecycle of IT gear, HPC or otherwise, is generally thought to start the day it is powered up to the day it is powered down for the last time and pulled out of the rack. However, in the immortal words of Prince: there’s something else- the afterlife. Actually, there’s a beforelife too. Lenovo’s global presence in both supply chain and asset recovery maximizes customer value from well before it ships, to well after it’s removed from the rack.  Start at the beginning or even before that.  The management and execution of a global supply chain is one of Lenovo’s core strengths, and has been for years. Supply chains in the tech industry are inherently complex, comprised of intricate webs of over 2000 suppliers. For Lenovo, there is the added layer of stringent security measures for each supplier. All that must happen before the first transistor hits the factory door.

Supermicro Adds 192-Core AmpereOne ARM-Based Servers

SAN JOSE, July 19, 2023 — Supermicro, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI) has announced servers incorporating the new 5nm Arm-based AmpereOne CPU with up to 192 single-threaded cores and up to 4TB of memory capacity. Applications such as databases, telco edge, web servers, caching services, media encoding and video gaming streaming will benefit from increased cores, faster memory access, higher […]

Report: NVIDIA in Talks to Become Arm Anchor Investor, Intel May Join in

UK chip design company Arm is in negotiations with NVIDIA to be an anchor investor in Arm’s initial public offering, The Financial Times reported last week. The news comes nearly 18 months after NVIDIA ended its attempted acquisition of Arm from Japanese investment company SoftBank due to regulatory hurdles in several countries and Europe. The […]

atNorth Announces 44% Revenue Growth

Reykjavik, Iceland – July 12th 2023 — atNorth, a nordic colocation, high-performance computing and AI service provider, has today announced a group income of SEK 560 million  (EUR 53 million) as it publishes its 2022 annual accounts. This figure represents a 44 percent increase in revenue from 2021 and further growth is expected in the […]

Eviden Announces 2 HPC and Quantum Pacts

Eviden, the advanced computing unit of Atos, announced two quantum computing partnerships this morning, with HPCNow!, a Barcelona-based HPC consulting firm, and with Alice & Bob, a quantum computing company in Paris. With Alice & Bob, Eviden will make Alice & Bob’s cat qubit technology accessible on Qaptiva, Eviden’s quantum application development platform. Eviden said […]

NVIDIA Unveils GH200 Grace Hopper Superchip Platform with HBM3e Processor

NVIDIA today at the SIGGRAPH conference announced the NVIDIA GH200 Grace Hopper platform — based on a new Grace Hopper Superchip with the first HBM3e processor, according to NVIDIA — built for accelerated computing and generative AI. Built for large language models, recommender systems and vector databases, the new platform will be available in a range of configurations, according to the company. The dual configuration, which delivers up to 3.5x more memory capacity and 3x more bandwidth than the current generation offering, comprises a single server with 144 Arm Neoverse cores, eight petaflops of AI performance and 282GB of the latest HBM3e memory technology.

Quantum Exponential Invests in Delta g Ltd

July 5, 2023 — Quantum Exponential Group plc (AQUIS: QBIT), a company focused on investing in quantum technologies, has announced it has invested £300,000 (the ‘Investment’) as part of a circa. £1,500,000 pre seed funding round in Delta g Ltd (‘Delta g’). Delta g is a UK based gravity sensing hardware and technology development company […]

22,000 GPUs: Inflection AI Building 22 exaFLOPS Generative AI Cluster

Palo Alto-based startup Inflection AI yesterday said it is building the world’s largest AI cluster comprised of 22,000 NVIDIA H100 Tensor Core GPUs that will deliver 22 exaFLOPS performance. The company also said it has raised $1.3 billion in a funding round led by Microsoft, Reid Hoffman, Bill Gates, Eric Schmidt and new investor NVIDIA, […]