TAG: china

2011/02/27 03:26 Richard Donovan China's $10Bn strategic move to create their own x86 processors With Intel's eyes mostly focused on the mobile arena. China is moving strategically to seize some of the server processorhigh ground. Latest IEEE presentations shows China is developing an x86-emulating Godson line of 64-bit processors? ,
2011/06/13 09:57 Richard Donovan China's Latest Supercomputer Online and Probing the Secrets of the Universe The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) announced that the Tianhe-1A GPU supercomputer is up and running and investigating complex molecular dynamics (MD) simulation. The 7,168 NVIDIA Tesla GPUs are being used to achieve 1.87 petaflops per second. The scientists simulating structure of crystalline silicon which is used in solar panels and other electronics. , ,
2011/10/29 09:41 Richard Donovan China's Latest Supercomputer is using Home Grown Chips Details are emerging of China's latest Super computer, called the Sunway BlueLight MPP. It was installed on September at the National Supercomputer Center in Jinan, China. It will use in part 8,700 ShenWei SW1600 chips. , , , , , ,
2012/02/22 06:32 Steven Algieri Europeans push funding for Exascale Computing The global race to Exascale computing but the worlds governments recieved a boost last week, when the European Union released a statement on it's current approach. The European Union said last week that it would double it's investment in it's push for Exascale computing, according to an article in ComputerWorld. This would bring the funding to EURO1.2B from the original EURO630 million. , , ,