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Minicloud aims to bring POWER architecture to everyone free of charge. (Yes, you read that right: FREE of charge.) Minicloud Services Minicloud provides two basic services, virtual machines and job scheduling. Voice machines are aimed at general purpose usage, allowing users to have full control over the resources allocated...

By Adam Gibson, Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Skymind The world of artificial intelligence is developing at an ever-increasing pace. At Skymind, our mission is to make deep learning simple and accessible to enterprises. We’re tackling some of the most advanced problems in data analysis and machine...

By Ahsan Javed Awan, Research Associate, Imperial College London I recently completed my doctoral thesis, in which I characterize the performance of in-memory data analytics with Apache Spark on scale-up servers. The sheer increase in the volume of data over the last decade has triggered research in...

SC17 takes place November 12-17, 2017. Dedicated to showcasing work in high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis by the international HPC community, this year’s event is bound to be memorable. OpenPOWER Foundation members including IBM, NVIDIA, Mellanox, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory...

By Robbie Williamson, Chair of the Board of Directors, OpenPOWER Foundation. [caption id="attachment_5056" align="alignleft" width="150"] "In the coming months, I plan to further open up access to OpenPOWER and lower the bar to entry." - Robbie Williamson, Chair, Board of Directors, OpenPOWER Foundation[/caption] The OpenPOWER Foundation...

NCI Australia is Australia’s most highly integrated high-performance research computing environment, providing world-class services to government, industry, and researchers. NCI is based out the Australian National University and is home to the Southern Hemisphere’s fastest supercomputer. Additionally, NCI boasts its high-performance research cloud, the highest performance...