Inside Advanced Scale Challenges|Friday, January 20, 2017
  • Subscribe to EnterpriseTech Weekly Updates: Subscribe by email

FPGAs

FPGA-Based Genome Processor Bundles Storage

Bio-processor developer Edico Genome is collaborating with storage specialist Dell EMC to bundle computing and storage platform for analyzing gene-sequencing data. The partners said this week the platform will ...Full Article

AWS Embraces FPGAs, ‘Elastic’ GPUs

A new instance type rolled out this week by Amazon Web Services is based on customizable field programmable gate arrays that promise to strike a balance between performance and ...Full Article

Hyper-scalers Speeding Apps Via FPGAs

Nimbix is the latest HPC cloud vendor to collaborate with FPGA pioneer Xilinx Inc. to accelerate cloud datacenter workflows that increasingly include computing-intensive data analytics, machine learning and video ...Full Article

Intel’s FPGAs Target Datacenters, Networking

Targeting cloud computing, datacenters, network infrastructure and Internet of Things sensors, chipmaker Intel Corp. said it is sampling the latest version of it field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs). Intel ...Full Article

Microsoft Eyes AI Supercomputer on Azure

Microsoft is jumping on the artificial intelligence bandwagon with the formation of a new research group that will seek to make the technology more accessible via its Azure cloud ...Full Article

Japan Touts Adjustable Crypto for IoT, Cloud

Japanese engineers claimed to have developed the first secure "cryptoprocessor" able to adjust security levels on the fly without first upgrading the device itself. Previously, the researchers noted, encryption ...Full Article

Intel, Facebook Accelerate Datacenters With FPGAs

Intel Corp.'s plan to combine its next Xeon processor with a batch of field programmable gate arrays (FPGAs) along with ongoing collaboration with Facebook aims to accelerate a growing ...Full Article

As Data Analytics Workload Complexity Explodes, FPGAs May Find a Niche in Enterprise Clusters

It’s the holiday season and out of the milling hordes of shoppers at a brick-and-mortar store, an individual consumer approaches the jewelry department. His cell phone is on, releasing ...Full Article

OpenPower Looks to Accelerate Enterprise, HPC

At SC15 today, IBM provided a glimpse of its broadening vision for accelerator-assisted computing on Monday (Nov. 16) with announcements at the SC15 conference around Watson, a strategic alliance ...Full Article

Intel-Altera Deal Would Boost IoT Efforts

If, as reported over the weekend, Intel Corp. moves to acquire programmable logic and embedded processor specialist Altera Corp., industry watchers predict it would boost the world's largest chip ...Full Article