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Satoshi Matsuoka Interview on state of Japan’s HPC Market

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VR World chats with Satoshi Matsuoka to understand what is going on in the HPC space land of the rising sun.

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The Evils of Floating Point, and the Joys of Unum

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Universal Numbers (Unum) and floating points are complicated. Here’s an explainer on the subject.

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Jack Dongarra on the Great Exascale Challenge and Rising HPC Powers

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VR World chats with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Jack Dongarra on the road to exascale computing, and rising national powers in the HPC space.

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Jack Dongarra: China Isn’t the Emerging HPC Power You Think It Is

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In an exclusive interview with VR World, Jack Dongarra of Oak Ridge National Laboratory says we need to take a second look at certain countries’ claims of rising HPC power — notably China.

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Error-Free Computing: Unums Save Both Real and Virtual Battles

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VR World chats with John Gustafson about the challenges of implementing universal numbers into hardware, and the benefits they offer computing.

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Supercomputing Frontiers 2015: The 101×10^2 Problem. Solution: Unums

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We’ve almost reached the acceptance limit for floating point rounding errors. What’s the future? One potential solution was explained at Supercomputing Frontiers 2015.

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Supercomputing Frontiers 2015 to Feature Acclaimed Researcher Jack Dongarra

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Jack Dongarra from Oak Ridge National Laboratory and the University of Tennessee will be giving one of the keynotes at Supercomputing Frontiers 2015.

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Supercomputing Frontiers 2015 Singapore Begins March 17

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Jack Dongarra and other HPC thought leaders will all be speaking at Supercomputing Frontiers 2015.

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