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Primeur weekly 2019-05-20

Quantum computing

D-Wave makes new lower-noise quantum processor available in Leap ...

Atos delivers world's highest-performing quantum simulator to multinational energy company Total ...

Digital quantum simulators can be astonishingly robust ...

Generating high-quality single photons for quantum computing ...

Quantum world-first: researchers reveal accuracy of two-qubit calculations in silicon ...

Accelerating quantum technologies with materials processing at the atomic scale ...

Focus on Europe

GCS grants more than 1 billion computing core hours to national large-scale research projects ...

GCS announces new Chair of the Board, Prof. Dr. Dieter Kranzlmüller ...

Applications to 19th PRACE Project Access Call ...

PRACE Awards @ EuroHPC Summit Week 2019 ...

ISC High Performance announce David Keyes as 2020 Programme Chair ...

National eScience Symposium 2019 to cover Digital Challenges in Open Science ...

Middleware

RedLine becomes Bright Computing Services Partner ...

eSilicon chooses Univa to manage complex ASIC chip designs for high-bandwidth networking, high-performance computing, AI and 5G infrastructure applications ...

Hardware

Boston Limited to officially launch operations in South Africa during a series of High-Performance Computing (HPC) events hosted by the Centre for High-Performance Computing (CHPC) ...

HPE to acquire supercomputing vendor Cray ...

China to build new national supercomputing centre ...

Mellanox Capital invests in storage experts Excelero and WekaIO ...

Mellanox introduces advanced Network Telemetry technology to keep your business up and running ...

Supermicro announces third quarter fiscal 2019 preliminary financial information and files 2017 form 10-K and form 10-Q/As ...

Atos launches the world's highest performing Edge Computing server ...

NVIDIA announces financial results for first quarter fiscal 2020 ...

NERSC's Edison supercomputer to retire after five years of service ...

WekaIO raises $31,7 million in Series C funding ...

Energy free superfast computing invented by scientists using light pulses ...

Applications

Atos launches myQLM to democratize quantum programming for researchers, students and developers worldwide ...

A step towards probabilistic computing ...

CosmoGAN: Training a neural network to study dark matter ...

New AI sees like a human, filling in the blanks ...

eSilicon chooses Univa to manage complex ASIC chip designs for high-bandwidth networking, high-performance computing, AI and 5G infrastructure applications

14 May 2019 Chicago - eSilicon selected Univa's Grid Engine enterprise-class workload scheduling and optimization solution to help manage its complex FinFET ASIC and IP designs and scale its environment, as well as better manage its ever-increasing workload and demand for capacity.

eSilicon is an application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) developer that designs and produces high-end chips and semiconductor IP. The company delivers complex integrated circuits that help power hardware in industries such as 5G infrastructure, networking and artificial intelligence. To handle this level of complexity and scale, they looked to Univa's Grid Engine platform to create a more efficient environment where all resources are optimized. Working with Univa helped eSilicon gain maximum utilization of their compute infrastructure and licenses, which can translate to more analysis and verification that can be run and therefore create a higher chance to achieve first-time-right silicon.

"Given our intricate electronic design needs, we were looking for a workload scheduling and optimization solution that could help us maximize our throughput and performance of our applications", stated Naidu Annamaneni, chief information officer and vice president of Global IT at eSilicon. "We ultimately chose Univa Grid Engine, since it was able to better help our team optimize our shared resources and provide enterprise-grade dependability to help us improve ROI and deliver better results. As we look to extend our workloads to the Cloud, we look forward to working with Univa to start the cloud migration process along with Google Cloud's service-on-demand model."

Univa Grid Engine helped eSilicon manage its complex ASIC design workloads automatically, maximize shared resources and accelerate the execution of any container, application or service. The solution can be deployed in any technology environment: on-premise, hybrid Cloud or Cloud-native HPC. With Univa Grid Engine, workloads are efficiently shared across machines in a data centre to optimize the use of the computing infrastructure. Scheduling policies can be applied to all work submitted to the cluster, ensuring high-priority jobs are completed on time, while simultaneously maintaining maximum utilization of all cluster machines. Along with Navops Launch, Grid Engine can dynamically schedule workload to a hybrid Cloud.

"In the highly competitive business of electronic design, getting to market quickly is paramount", stated Gary Tyreman, president and CEO of Univa. "Engineers are under extreme pressure to design, test and deliver accurate results in tight timeframes. Univa's solutions are designed to help solve these challenges and help companies like eSilicon deliver products and results faster, more efficiently and with lower overall costs. Our Univa Grid Engine platform was designed to support the unique requirements of an EDA environment, from providing a framework to optimize the utilization of computing infrastructure to the details of interacting with the EDA licensing. Additionally, the Univa team has strong backgrounds in the technology that powers many EDA environments that, when combined with our unparalleled ability to optimize workloads along with our management capabilities for virtual and cloud environments, is unmatched."
Source: Univa

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Primeur weekly 2019-05-20

Quantum computing

D-Wave makes new lower-noise quantum processor available in Leap ...

Atos delivers world's highest-performing quantum simulator to multinational energy company Total ...

Digital quantum simulators can be astonishingly robust ...

Generating high-quality single photons for quantum computing ...

Quantum world-first: researchers reveal accuracy of two-qubit calculations in silicon ...

Accelerating quantum technologies with materials processing at the atomic scale ...

Focus on Europe

GCS grants more than 1 billion computing core hours to national large-scale research projects ...

GCS announces new Chair of the Board, Prof. Dr. Dieter Kranzlmüller ...

Applications to 19th PRACE Project Access Call ...

PRACE Awards @ EuroHPC Summit Week 2019 ...

ISC High Performance announce David Keyes as 2020 Programme Chair ...

National eScience Symposium 2019 to cover Digital Challenges in Open Science ...

Middleware

RedLine becomes Bright Computing Services Partner ...

eSilicon chooses Univa to manage complex ASIC chip designs for high-bandwidth networking, high-performance computing, AI and 5G infrastructure applications ...

Hardware

Boston Limited to officially launch operations in South Africa during a series of High-Performance Computing (HPC) events hosted by the Centre for High-Performance Computing (CHPC) ...

HPE to acquire supercomputing vendor Cray ...

China to build new national supercomputing centre ...

Mellanox Capital invests in storage experts Excelero and WekaIO ...

Mellanox introduces advanced Network Telemetry technology to keep your business up and running ...

Supermicro announces third quarter fiscal 2019 preliminary financial information and files 2017 form 10-K and form 10-Q/As ...

Atos launches the world's highest performing Edge Computing server ...

NVIDIA announces financial results for first quarter fiscal 2020 ...

NERSC's Edison supercomputer to retire after five years of service ...

WekaIO raises $31,7 million in Series C funding ...

Energy free superfast computing invented by scientists using light pulses ...

Applications

Atos launches myQLM to democratize quantum programming for researchers, students and developers worldwide ...

A step towards probabilistic computing ...

CosmoGAN: Training a neural network to study dark matter ...

New AI sees like a human, filling in the blanks ...