Researchers unveil experimental 36-core chip
The more cores—or processing units—a computer chip has, the bigger the problem of communication between cores becomes. For years, Li-Shiuan Peh, the Singapore Research Professor of Electrical Engineering ...
AMD reveals plans for 25x efficiency gains by 2020
Stampede supercomputer enables discoveries throughout science and engineering
Sometimes, the laboratory just won't cut it. After all, you can't recreate an exploding star, manipulate quarks or forecast the climate in the lab. In cases like these, scientists rely on supercomputing simulations ...
Sharp Free-Form Display to free up display designs
Crossing the goal line: New tech tracks football in 3-D space
Referees may soon have a new way of determining whether a football team has scored a touchdown or gotten a first down. Researchers from North Carolina State University and Carnegie Mellon University, in collaboration ...
Data center reset: HP Apollo 8000 features water-cooled system
SanDisk Extreme Pro SSD delivers highest possible consistent, real-world performance
SanDisk Corporation today announced the availability of its new SanDisk Extreme PRO SSD—a drive designed for gamers, PC enthusiasts and media professionals who demand the highest possible consistent, real-world performance1. ...
Keeping the cloud clean
As cloud computing becomes the rule and not the exception University of Sydney cloud computing experts say tighter international regulations on managing computer hardware waste are needed.
Samsung introduces new branded SSD lineup for data centers
Samsung Electronics today introduced the Samsung 845DC EVO Solid State Drives (SSD), adding a new SSD line designed for use in data centers to its award-winning memory portfolio.
Intel backs survival of PCs in world of shrinking tech
US computer chip giant Intel declared its faith in the future of the personal computer Tuesday, in a landscape increasingly dominated by super-slim tablets and mobiles.
Google uses machine learning at data centers in efficiency drive
85.9 billion bits per square inch: IBM research sets new record for storing massive amounts of big data
Today, IBM researchers announced they have demonstrated a new record of 85.9 billion bits of data per square inch in areal data density on low-cost linear magnetic particulate tape—a significant update ...
SanDisk introduces security-certified self-encrypting solid state drive for corporate environments
SanDisk Corporation today announced the availability of the company's first, self-encrypting solid state drive—the SanDisk X300s SSD. Leveraging TCG Opal 2.0 and Microsoft Encrypted Hard Drive hardware-based encryption, ...
First-of-a-kind supercomputer at Lawrence Livermore available for collaborative research
Catalyst, a first-of-a-kind supercomputer at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), is available to industry collaborators to test big data technologies, architectures and applications.