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By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 11/06/17 0
ANSYS Fluent* 18.2 Powered by Intel® Xeon® Gold 6148 Processors Takes Complex Manufacturing Simulation to the Next Level When it comes to simulation technologies, engineers and designers always want more: more granular detail, more variables, greater accuracy, and faster time to results. Now, thanks to a collaboration between Intel and engineering simulation software provider ANSYS, they’re getting a major leap in performance.
Supercomputing 2016 HPC Server Demos
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 02/10/17 0
Super Computing 2016 brought into sharp focus the powerful impact HPC is having on everything from life sciences and research to machine learning. Software defined infrastructure, visualization, analytics, simulation and DNA Sequencing were just some of the use cases demonstrated in the Intel Cor...
Achieve More With Intel® Xeon® E5 Optimized Software
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 12/20/16 0
Bestselling author James C. Collins is well known for the oft-used axiom: “Good is the enemy of great.” In short, settling for what works is always going to keep you from doing your best. It’s a mentality that makes a lot of sense when considering software upgrades. Sure, your processors might b...
Build a Path to Deeper Insights
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 09/30/16 0
HPC Speaker Series at Stanford Shows How Modern Code Helps Developers Build Code Designed to Take Advantage of Today’s Powerful From the discovery of the Higgs boson particle at the Large Hadron Collider, to the development of hypersonic vehicles, to the mapping of the human genome, high perfor...
The Next Leap in Performance for Many of Today’s Most Critical Applications
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 04/05/16 0
On March 31, 2016, Intel Corporation announced the release of the next-generation Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 product family. These new processors are designed to help organizations respond more quickly and intelligently as the business world continues to speed up. In almost every industry,...
Upcoming IXPUG meeting in Ostrav, Czech Republic - March 15-18
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 02/09/16 0
Please join IXPUG (Intel® Xeon Phi™ Users Group) for a meeting at the Clarion Congress Hotel, hosted by IT4Innovations, VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava in Ostrava, Czech Republic. The meeting will combine Intel PCC members-only meeting (March 14-15) with IXPUG Workshops and Tutorials, which will be free and open to the public, March 15th – 18th. We encourage you to join us in Ostrava!
Progress Report: Bringing Erasure Coding to Apache Hadoop*
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 02/04/16 0
Check out this joint Intel & Cloudera blog to get an update on the progress of the effort to bring erasure coding to HDFS, including a report about fresh performance benchmark testing results.
An Intro to MCDRAM (High Bandwidth Memory) on Knights Landing
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 01/20/16 0
Intel’s next generation Xeon Phi™ processor family x200 product (code-named Knights Landing) brings in new memory technology, a high bandwidth on package memory called Multi-Channel DRAM (MCDRAM) in addition to the traditional DDR4. MCDRAM is a high bandwidth, low capacity memory, packaged with the Knights Landing Silicon.
An Intro to the Partitioned Global Address Space (PGAS) Model
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 01/15/16 0
Watch this intro to the Partitioned Global Address Space (PGAS) model, its languages and libraries, as well as an in-depth look at OpenSHMEM.
Webinar: Big Data in the Enterprise: We Need an “Easy Button” for Hadoop*
By Mike P. (Intel) Posted on 01/08/16 0
Join this free webinar on Tuesday January 26, 2016 at 10:00 am PST to learn about new approaches to Big Data implementations with Hadoop*. Presented by Intel’s VP Software and Services Group – Michael A. Greene and Bluedata’s Co-founder and CEO – Kumar Sreekanti. Register at