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Supercomputer Demand Drives HPC Server Growth

Record revenues in the high-performance computing market last year were fuelled by the purchase of supercomputers by businesses and countries looking for an economic advantage, according to IDC

Intel Launches Xeon Phi Coprocessors

Intel has announced the first of its new Xeon Phi chips, with which it is looking to bring down power consumption in scientific research supercomputing

Does HPC Belong In The Cloud?

The cloud makes high performance computing more widely available – but introduces several problems of its own, says John Hengeveld