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Top500 June 2020 Our New Systems Analysis

We extract the new systems from the June 2020 Top500 supercomputers list to see trends. We saw only 58 new systems down from the 94-102 we saw previously
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HPE-Cray and AMD Win Again with El Capitan 2 Exaflop Supercomputer

HPE-Cray Shasta and Slingshot make a clean sweep of the first US DoE exascale systems. AMD Zen4 and future GPUs power El Capitan marking another big AMD win while IBM, NVIDIA, and Mellanox leave empty-handed

Top500 November 2019 Our New Systems Analysis

Our November 2019 Top500 new supercomputer systems analysis shows trends in the lists makeup and more diversification than the June 2019 edition
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TACC Frontera Launched as Fastest Academic Supercomputer

TACC Frontera which was #5 on the June 2019 Top500 list is now officially launched as fastest academic supercomputer powered by Intel, Dell EMC and others

IBM Power9 Advanced IO at Hot Chips 31

At Hot Chips 31 (2019) we got a look at the IBM Power9 Advanced IO chip which brings PCIe Gen4, next-gen NVIDIA NVLink, and OMI memory to the platform

Microchip SMC 1000 For The Serial Attached Memory Future

We show why the Microchip SMC 1000 8x25G serial attached memory controller designed for IBM Power 9 today is leading the future of server memory

IBM Q System One Quantum Computer Launched

Set for delivery to the IBM Q Quantum Computation center later in 2019, the new IBM Q System One quantum computer looks sleek in its CES 2019 debut

IBM Gobbles up Red Hat for $34B Implications and Possibilities Abound

In Sunday deal news, IBM purchased Red Hat for around $34 billion. This has big implications for the ecosystem and many are going to spend the rest of the week assessing the implications

Supermicro P9DSU-C Based IBM POWER9 Server Spotted with Xilinx FPGAs

At Xilinx XDF we saw a Supermicro Power9 based server behind the IBM LC922 2U dual IBM Power9 solution. This demo system paired the Supermicro P9DSU-C platform with a Xilinx Alveo FPGA card to show off what the two can accomplish together.

IBM POWER9 Scale Up CPUs with Huge IO and Effective 32...

IBM POWER9 presentation at Hot Chips 30 showed off huge I/O, effective 32 channel DDR4 and upcoming support for NVLink 3.0