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Scaling The Datacenter: Five Best Practices For CSPs

Sponsored Feature: In today’s dynamic technological environment, service providers such as cloud service providers (CSPs), managed service providers (MSPs), software-as-a-service (SaaS) providers, and enterprise private cloud operators face a myriad of challenges in the modern datacenter. The vast landscape of technologies that constitute what a modern datacenter is and how

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GPU-Armed Scientists Solve A Quantum Annealing Debate

There is a seemingly endless list of problems to be solved and issues to be addressed in vendors’ steady march toward quantum computing. Researchers in Europe say they recently solved a “decades-old controversy” and used GPU-laden supercomputers running simulations to do it. In the research published earlier this month in

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Ongoing Saga: How Much Money Will Be Spent On AI Chips?

Everybody knows that companies, particularly hyperscalers and cloud builders but now increasingly enterprises hoping to leverage generative AI, are spending giant round bales of money on AI accelerators and related chips to create AI training and inference clusters. But just you try to figure out how much. We dare you.

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AIST Taps HPE And Nvidia For Next-Gen AI Cloud Machine

The National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) in Japan is going to be installing the third generation of its AI Bridging Cloud Infrastructure 3.0 supercomputer. The machine will consist of thousands of Nvidia’s current “Hopper” H200 generation of GPU accelerators, which is not surprising. But interestingly, it

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AI For The Masses Is Already Here

Partner Content: AI used to feel like a far off possibility – a complex, expensive technology belonging to tech billionaires and giant corporations. But today, the genie is out of the bottle. According to Quocirca’s AI trends study 2024, 70 percent of respondents across the UK, France, Germany, and the

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The Time Has Come To Upgrade Aging Server Fleets

There has always been a tension in the datacenter between ever-advancing technology and the practical economic gravity of the company balance sheet. All things being equal, some IT decision makers would be happy for servers to be used until they fail in the field, extending their useful life well beyond