Blogs

By Patrick Brooks, PGI Product Marketing Manager Last November at Supercomputing 2014, we announced that the PGI compilers for high-performance computing were coming to the OpenPOWER platform. These compilers will be used on the U.S. Department of Energy CORAL systems being built by IBM, and will...

In the latest announcement (UK Government Invests £115 Million in Big Data and Cognitive Computing Research with STFC and IBM), the STFC Hartree Center is setting out to enable the latest in world-class, state-of-the-art technologies for the development of advanced software solutions to solve real...

By Brad McCredie, President The release this week of Intel’s new 18-core Haswell-EX chip, gives us an opportunity to gauge how OpenPOWER technology and our “co-opetition” business model are stacking up. It’s an open secret. In just little over a year, with more than 10 new...

By Bradley McCredie President, OpenPOWER Foundation As we prepare to join the computing world in celebrating the 50th anniversary of Moore’s Law, we can’t help but notice how the aging process has slowed it down. In fact, in a recent interview with IEEE Spectrum, Moore said, “I...

By Terri Virnig, Vice President of Power Ecosystem and Strategy, IBM Systems It is hard to believe that this semester’s Innov8 with POWER8 Challenge has come to a close. Over the course of the fall semester, we worked with three top universities – North Carolina State University,...