PGI Community Edition 17.4 Now Available

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

PGI compilers and tools are used by scientists and engineers who develop applications for high-performance computing (HPC) systems.

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Tsinghua University Wins Eighth Student Cluster Championship

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 23 2017

Tsinghua University became the only team to achieve a Triple Crown victory by winning supercomputing competitions at ISC, SC (Supercomputing Conference) and ASC (Asia Student Supercomputer Challenge), and have won eight championships in total — this

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New Zealand Building GPU-Accelerated Petaflop Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 14 2017

New Zealand’s National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) is upgrading their supercomputers with three new energy efficient systems that will be used for weather forecasting and climate research.

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Facebook Trains ImageNet in 1 Hour

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Jun 08 2017

Facebook published a paper today detailing how they are able to train nearly 1.3 million images in under an hour using 256 Tesla P100 GPUs that previously took days on a single system.

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University of Bristol’s New Tesla P100-Accelerated Supercomputer

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 31 2017

Three times faster than its predecessor, Blue Crystal 4 (BC4) at University of Bristol can perform 600 trillion calculations per second and will accelerate the work of more than 1,000 researchers and engineers. According to Dr.

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Modeling Cities in 3D Using Only Image Data

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted May 19 2017

ETH Zurich scientists leveraged deep learning to automatically stich together millions of public images and video into a three-dimensional, living model of the city of Zurich.

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3D Map of Earth’s Interior

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 28 2017

A team of researchers led by Jeroen Tromp at Princeton University used a GPU-accelerated supercomputer to create a detailed 3D picture of Earth’s interior.

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Developer Spotlight: Automated Biomedical Image Annotation

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 24 2017

Ishtar Nyawira, a data science intern at the Pittsburgh Supercomputer Center shares how she is using deep learning and the GPU-accelerated Bridges supercomputer to automate the process of biological image annotation from high-resolution scanning elec

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Developer Spotlight: Defending the Planet Against Asteroids with Artificial Intelligence

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 15 2017

James Parr, co-director of the NASA Frontier Development Lab (FDL) shares how NVIDIA GPUs and deep learning can help detect, characterize and deflect asteroids.

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Developer Spotlight: Earth Science Monitoring with Satellite Imagery

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Nadeem Mohammad, posted Mar 01 2017

Sangram Ganguly, a senior research scientist at the NASA Ames Research Center shares how they are analyzing satellite imagery with deep learning to gain a better understanding of our planet.

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