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By Wistron Corporation OpenFOAM® (Open Field Operation and Manipulation) is one of the most famous open source packages to solve complex fluid flows which involve chemical reactions, turbulence and heat transfer, acoustics, solid mechanics and electromagnetics. To evaluate how the Power9 system could improve OpenFOAM computing,...

By: Hugh Blemings, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation [caption id="attachment_5637" align="alignleft" width="150"] "The OpenPOWER ecosystem includes the fastest and most open production systems available today - from workstation to hyperscale." - Hugh Blemings, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation[/caption] Last week I was fortunate enough to attend the Linux Foundation's...

By Wistron Corporation [caption id="attachment_5650" align="aligncenter" width="526"] Wistron Mihawk[/caption] This June, CS2C (China Standard Software Co., Ltd.) announced their new product—NKAS V7U2 (Neokylin Linux Advanced Server Operating System V7 Update2) has support for the Power9 server and is certified as OpenPOWER Ready. It is not only an...

Adi Gangidi, lead Rackspace engineer on the Zaius / Barreleye G2 project joined the OpenPOWER Foundation for a Twitter Chat to discuss the project’s technology, features, performance and more. Here’s a recap of the conversation. When did Google and Rackspace begin collaborating on this project? https://twitter.com/adi_gangidi/status/1017499833492525056 Why was POWER9...

This article was originally published by IBM. By Bill Schmidt The GNU Compiler Collection (GCC) is the standard set of compilers shipped with all Enterprise Linux distributions. IBM’s Linux on Power Toolchain team supports GCC for Linux on Power, providing enablement and exploitation of new features for...

By Ganesan Narayanasamy The OpenPOWER and AI workshop hosted by Barcelona Supercomputing Center in Barcelona, Spain was held on June 18th, 2018. Professor Mateo Valero Crotes, BSC Director, kicked off the program by discussing the importance of IBM and OpenPOWER collaborations to the researchers and executives in...

Hi OpenPOWER Foundation members, We’re excited to announce our next Twitter chat on Thursday, July 12 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Here are some of details you should know: The chat will be hosted right on our @OpenPOWERorgTwitter page Adi Gangidi, Senior System Design Engineer, Rackspace will be our...

By Wistron Corporation Wistron P9 products with PCIe Gen4 For today’s complex HPC, Enterprise, and Data-Center workloads, the need for high-speed I/O is paramount – which is why PCIe Gen4 is one of the main features of the Wistron POWER9 product portfolio. To demonstrate the impact of...

By Adi Gangidi [caption id="attachment_5438" align="aligncenter" width="267"] Barreleye G2 Accelerator server[/caption] Rackspace showcased brand new Zaius PVT motherboard samples and Barreleye G2 servers at the OpenPOWER Summit, demonstrating industry leading capabilities. Collaboration between Google and Rackspace The Zaius/Barreleye G2 OpenPOWER platform was originally announced at the OpenPOWER Summit in 2016 as a collaborative...