High-Performance Computing


Nor-Tech Takes Supercomputers Out of the Data Center

Nor-Tech, a manufacturer of high performance computing clusters and other computing equipment, has developed a line of lower-cost supercomputers designed for use in an office, classroom or laboratory, rather than a data center.

Tapping into Research and Education Networks

Advanced research and education networks can be a tremendous resource for colleges and universities both large and small. So why doesn't every school take part?

San Diego Supercomputer Center Creates Science Gateways Community Institute

A collaborative team led by the San Diego Supercomputer Center at UC San Diego has received a five-year, $15 million grant from the National Science Foundation to establish the Science Gateways Community Institute, a multi-institutional consortium that aims to increase the capabilities, number and sustainability of science gateways.

U Maryland, Army Lab Partner on Supercomputing

The University of Maryland (UMD) and the United States Army Research Laboratory (ARL) have partnered to connect the ARL's supercomputer, nicknamed "Harold," to the Mid-Atlantic Crossroads at UMD in order to provide the higher education and research communities in that region with access to high-performance computing resources.

NJEDge.Net: Advancing Education and Research

CT talks with Ed Chapel, Senior Vice President at NJEDge.Net, about the role of New Jersey's Research and Education Network (REN) and how it serves the higher education and related K-12, government, and nonprofit sectors.

Texas Advanced Computing Center Plans Stampede 2 Supercomputer

The Texas Advanced Computing Center at The University of Texas at Austin will deploy a new supercomputer, called Stampede 2, to provide researchers across the United States with access to high performance computing capabilities.

MIT Adds Supercomputing Center

The MIT Lincoln Laboratory established a new supercomputing center in April to provide more than 1,000 MIT researchers with access to high-performance computing cluster nodes.

University of Cambridge Introduces HPC-as-a-Service Offering

The University of Cambridge has implemented a high-performance computing (HPC)-as-a-service resource to support the scientific and technology research community.

U Illinois and IBM To Power up Cognitive Computing

A new research center at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign will explore how machine learning systems can advance cognitive computing.

U Michigan Designs Data-Centric Supercomputer

Researchers at the University of Michigan, in collaboration with IBM, have designed a high-performance computing cluster with the goal of advancing predictive modeling in computational science.

Campus Technology News

Sign up for our newsletter.

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.