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The OpenPOWER Foundation’s Academic Discussion Group hosted its 5th annual workshop on November 6, 2020. The annual event is intended to facilitate interaction and engagement between Academic institutions, with a focus on supporting developers from different application areas of scientific computing, data analytics and artificial intelligence. The...

By Abhishek Jadhav, Lead Open Hardware Developer Community (India) and Freelance Tech Journalist After the opening of the POWER instruction set architecture (ISA) last August, there have been many developments from IBM and its community.  Some major contributions include OpenPOWER’s A2I and A2O POWER processor core.  The OpenPOWER...

James Kulina, executive director, OpenPOWER Foundation Can you believe it’s already the end of year, as we’re getting ready to close out the year and wave goodbye to 2020? It’s certainly hard for me to believe that it’s only been six months since I joined the...

By Brad Thomasson, Cognitive Software Engineer, IBM After announcing the newest IBM POWER10 processor at the Hot Chips 2020 in August, our IBM Cognitive Systems Simulation team is now proud to present the IBM POWER10 Functional Simulator.  This publicly available simulation environment is designed to educate developers,...

Earlier this month, OpenPOWER participated in the International Conference on Supercomputing, co-hosted by the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC-BarcelonaTECH) and the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC-CNS). The conference showcased the latest research in high-performance computing systems. Included in the agenda was a dedicated Workshop on RISC-V and OpenPOWER...

By James Kulina, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation [caption id="attachment_7535" align="alignleft" width="300"] “It’s my goal to make OpenPOWER one of the easiest platforms to go from an idea to a silicon chip.”- James Kulina, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation[/caption] Hey everyone - I’m a new face here, but I’m...

[caption id="attachment_5638" align="alignleft" width="150"] "It’s been an honour and joy to have been part of the OpenPOWER ecosystem as Executive Director of the Foundation." - Hugh Blemings[/caption] I had the good fortune to join the OpenPOWER Foundation as Executive Director in late 2017. Over the ensuing...