Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2017-11-02

Industry news

Asperitas announced during the Data & Cloud Expo that the first data centre with immersed computing in the Netherlands will be EcoRacks in Eindhoven. EcoRacks will use Asperitas immersed computing for its high density racks. In the Asperitas immersed computing systems computer equipment is cooled by being immersed in liquid. This can lead to a 50% reduction of the energy footprint. EcoRacks will start with a 300 kW environment. Read further...

Focus on Europe

The Irish Centre for High-End Computing has been shortlisted for the Technology Ireland Software Industry Awards 2017. ICHEC has been recognised in the category "Outstanding Academic Achievement of the Year" for its ongoing collaboration with Tullow Oil. Read further...
The E-CAM European HPC Centre of Excellence interviewed prof. Christoph Dellago (CD), University of Vienna, and Dr. Donal Mackernan (DM), University College Dublin on Neural Networks, from Polymorph Recognition to Acceleration of Quantum Simulation. Read further...
On November 6, 2017, the European Commission in cooperation with the Estonian Presidency of the EU is organising an event called "Fet Flagships - Partnering for Excellence" in Brussels, Belgium from 10h30 till 16h15. The event takes stock of the value and importance of the Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Flagships for Europe. It will also open the discussion on how to evolve the partnering model of the FET Flagships in order to maximise their impact. The High Level Steering Committee of the Quantum Flagship will also deliver its final report. Read further...