Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2015-07-09

Blog

Kaust has released a video on which David Keyes explains the importance of supercomputing. Jean M.J. Frechet does the same focusing on the usability of the Shaheen Cray XC40. Cannot choose who to watch? Kaust also has a video featuring both Keyes and Frechet Read further...

Hardware

AMD introduces FirePro S9170 Server GPU. It can deliver up to 5,24 Tflop/s of peak single precision compute performance while enabling full throughput double precision performance, providing up to 2,62 Tflop/s of peak double precision performance. It has 32 Gbyte of memory. The S9170 is intended to be used in HPC systems or supercomputers. The FirePro S9170 server GPU supports the latest version of OpenCL while ready for the OpenMP and OpenACC developer tools with planned availability in Q3 2015. Read further...