Google builds world’s fastest machine learning training supercomputer that breaks AI performance records

Google said that it achieved these results with ML model implementations in TensorFlow, JAX, and Lingvo. Four of the eight models were trained from scratch in under 30 seconds.

Jul 30, 2020, 12:17 PM IST

In see-saw battle for fastest supercomputer, China readies biggest 'weapon' vs US

A supercomputer capable of calculations five times quicker than the current record-holder is being developed.

Aug 07, 2018, 13:20 PM IST

SpaceX to launch supercomputer to space

  SpaceX is poised to launch an unmanned cargo ship toward the International Space Station Monday, including a super-computer that could direct astronauts on future deep-space missions.

Aug 14, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

The ISS crew is welcoming its newest member next week – Its first supercomputer!

Called the Spaceborne Computer, the system is designed to last for up to a year, which according to the company, is roughly the amount of time it will take to travel to Mars.

Aug 12, 2017, 16:29 PM IST

Japan to develop world’s fastest supercomputer by 2017

Expected to be ready by 2017, the superefficient computer plan is a part of the government’s policy that aims at helping Japan regain its position in the world as a technology giant at a time when the country is facing stiff competition from China and South Korea. 

Dec 01, 2016, 02:30 AM IST

DNA: India's supercomputer will predict exact monsoon forecast

Watch this special segment and get to know about the supercomputer that will forecast exact monsoon.
To know more watch this full video here.

Jun 16, 2016, 00:39 AM IST

Hitler's coding machine meets its nemesis

Hitler's Lorenz machine boasted 1.6 million billion possible coding combinations thanks to a series of twelve rotors, a million times more complex than the more feted Enigma machine.

Jun 04, 2016, 05:46 AM IST

Let your idle phone help cure cancer as you sleep

Imagine that your idle phone is helping power cancer research as you hit the sack. With a new app, Australia's Garvan Institute of Medical Research and the Vodafone Foundation want to create a "supercomputer" that will use the free power from your smartphone to help speed up cancer research.

Nov 09, 2015, 17:56 PM IST

China's Tianhe-2 tops world supercomputers for fifth time

China's Tianhe-2 supercomputer was named the world's fastest for the fifth time today, outperforming those from the US.

Jul 13, 2015, 19:04 PM IST

China developing new generation supercomputer?

 A new generation supercomputer capable of performing over a hundred thousand trillion computing operations per second, is being developed by China.

Jul 12, 2015, 22:02 PM IST

Super computer launched, to improve weather forecasting

 Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday inaugurated a 'high performance' computing facility at NCMRWF that will improve the country's weather forecasting capabilities.

Jun 02, 2015, 20:02 PM IST

World`s fastest computer is China`s Tianhe-2

The International Supercomputing Conference has named China`s Tianhe-2 as the world `s fastest computer for the third year in a row . The conference was held in Leipzig, Germany.

Jun 26, 2014, 19:51 PM IST

Supercomputer passes Turing test for the first time

A supercomputer programme has passed the Turing Test for the first time in history after it managed to fool 33 per cent of the human judges into thinking that it was a 13-year-old boy.

Jun 09, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

IIT-Kanpur unveils new supercomputer

One of India`s top educational institutes, the Indian Institute Of Technology at Kanpur (IIT-K) has unveiled a new supercomputer on Tuesday.

Jun 04, 2014, 21:44 PM IST

New DNA supercomputer can deliver genome sequencing for just $1k

Researchers have developed a new DNA supercomputer which is promising to deliver radically cheaper genome sequencing.

Jan 15, 2014, 12:06 PM IST

PARAM supercomputer among the most power efficient systems in world

India`s supercomputer PARAM Yuva II, developed by the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC), has been ranked first in India, ninth in the Asia Pacific Region and 44th in the world among the most power efficient computer systems as per the Green500 List announced at the Supercomputing Conference (SC 2013) in Denver, Colorado, in the US, an official release said here Wednesday.

Jan 02, 2014, 10:50 AM IST

`Greenest` supercomputer unveiled at Cambridge University

A new supercomputer has been unveiled by Cambridge University which is being praised as the ` greenest ` of its kind.

Dec 14, 2013, 18:50 PM IST

China`s supercomputer retains world`s most powerful system title

China`s supercomputer Tianhe-2 has been reportedly able to retain its top position, awarded in June, in the latest list of world`s most powerful systems.

Nov 19, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Australia unveils its most powerful supercomputer

Australia`s most powerful supercomputer, Raijin, was today unveiled in Canberra.

Jul 31, 2013, 12:09 PM IST

CSIR to launch its fastest supercomputer in Bangalore

CSIR is all set to launch its fastest supercomputer at India`s first ever big data science institute in Bangalore later this month marking its entry into the new field of data intensive scientific discovery.

Jul 04, 2013, 18:33 PM IST