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2011-06-16 10:26:00

PORTLAND, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Group®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) and a leading supplier of compilers for high-performance computing (HPC), today announced that it is now shipping the PGI CUDA C and C++ compilers for systems based on the industry standard general-purpose 64-bit and 32-bit x86 architectures. CUDA is NVIDIA's parallel computing architecture that enables dramatic increases in computing performance by...

2011-05-31 07:00:00

TEL AVIV, Israel, May 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference, 2011 - GPU-based logic simulation provider Rocketick has completed a strategic B-round investment led by NVIDIA, the Silicon Valley-based leader in visual and parallel computing. This marks NVIDIA's first strategic investment in Israel. In parallel, NVIDIA will become a product licensee of Rocktick's flagship product, RocketSim, the world's first GPU-based logic simulation accelerator. "We are...

2011-05-30 20:00:00

TAIPEI, Taiwan, May 30, 2011 - Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), the global leader in server technology innovation and green computing, shows off its newest SuperServers this week at Computex in Taipei, Taiwan. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110530/AQ10697) "Supermicro is excited to unveil our latest state-of-the-art server innovations at Computex 2011," said Charles Liang, President and CEO of Supermicro. "Shaping the Future is the theme at Computex and our...

2011-05-28 00:00:49

Introduces the new link-compatible interface for zero-effort porting of existing LAPACK codes Newark, DE (PRWEB) May 27, 2011 EM Photonics, Inc., announced today the general availability of CULA R12, its GPU-accelerated linear algebra library used by thousands of developers and scientists from all over the world. In addition to fully supporting NVIDIA's CUDA 4.0 software, the new version introduces an entirely new link-compatible interface that allows users to port existing LAPACK routines...

2011-05-05 09:00:00

NEWARK, Del., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EM Photonics announced today that the Tokyo Institute of Technology has added its GPU-accelerated linear algebra library CULA tools to its supercomputer TSUBAME 2.0. The 4-year site license agreement was facilitated by Best Systems, one of EM Photonics' major resellers in Japan. Best Systems was selected for its experience in providing high-performance computing solutions to Japanese universities and government agencies. (Logo:...

2011-04-26 06:00:00

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Last week at the Linley Tech Mobile Conference held in Silicon Valley, Freescale Semiconductor detailed the GPUs licensed from Vivante powering the recently announced i.MX 6 series of applications processors. The i.MX 6 series is Freescale's latest line of application processors scalable from single, dual and quad cores and including multi-stream 1080p video plus Freescale's Triple-Play graphics architecture. The multicore Freescale i.MX 6...

2011-03-16 00:00:30

Xtreme Compute Technologies (XCT) today announces Stanford University's selection of XCT "a-BriX" NVIDIA Tesla based solutions in partnership with Scalable Informatics as part of a new 50 node (100 Tesla C2050 GPU's) heterogeneous cluster to be dubbed "numbercruncher". Stanford's "numbercruncher" will support wide range of research initiatives including computational biology, molecular dynamics, structural biology and chemical biology simulation, amongst others. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) March...

2011-02-22 09:28:00

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Portland Group®, a wholly-owned subsidiary of STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), today announced availability of the 2011 release of the PGI® line of high-performance parallelizing compilers and development tools for Linux, Mac OS X and Windows. PGI 2011 is the first general release to include full support for the PGI Accelerator programming model 1.2 specification on x64 processor-based systems...

2011-02-18 08:15:00

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2011-02-14 09:18:00

BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Data computation has been called the "third pillar of science," alongside the ancient pillars of logic and observation, and upon which future scientific breakthroughs will rest. Morgan Kaufmann, a global leader in cutting-edge computing content, today announced the availability of the first volume in a new book series that will showcase how advanced parallel computing techniques are revolutionizing scientific research. To view the...


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