Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2016-11-21

Hardware

Asetek's RackCDU D2C (Direct-to-Chip) liquid cooling technology is cooling eight installations in the November 2016 edition of the TOP500 list of the fastest supercomputers in the world. Unlike one-size-fits-all approaches, the flexibility of Asetek distributed liquid cooling technology enables OEMs to provide a fit-to-need strategy that is compelling to the elite members of the supercomputing community. Read further...
Already speeding NVIDIA's efforts to build smarter cars and more powerful GPUs, the new DGX SaturnV supercomputer is ranked the world's most efficient - and 28th fastest overall - on the TOP500 list of supercomputers released November 14, 2016. The SaturnV supercomputer, powered by new Tesla P100 GPUs, delivers 9.46 gigaflops/watt - a 42 percent improvement from the 6.67 gigaflops/watt delivered by the most efficient machine on the TOP500 list released just last June. Compared with a supercomputer of similar performance, the Camphore 2 system, which is powered by Xeon Phi Knights Landing, SaturnV is 2.3x more energy efficient. Read further...