- | The Register
Washington pours $3B into silicon smackdown to outpackage Asia
The US has earmarked $3 billion in funding it hopes will drive US leadership in advanced packaging technologies, seen as a key part of the future semiconductor industry.
- | ScienceBusiness
Viewpoint: Europe needs a CERN for artificial intelligence
Since the ‘AI made in Europe’ strategy launched in February 2020, the US has pulled further ahead. The EU’s problem is a lack of scale and focus. The answer is to adopt CERN’s approach to running large, coordinated and highly ambitious projects
- | The Wall Street Journal
The AI Boom Is Here. The Cloud May Not Be Ready.
Traditional cloud infrastructure wasn’t designed to support large-scale artificial intelligence. Hyperscalers are quickly working to rebuild it.
Many companies say the cloud is their go-to when it comes to training and running large AI applications—but today, only a small portion of existing cloud infrastructure is actually set up to support that. The rest is not.
- | Data Centre Magazine
Top 10 data centre hyperscalers
As the demand for data booms, hyperscaling explodes in conjunction with that demand. Here are the Top 10 data centre hyperscalers across the planet.
Data centres are the backbone of the digital economy, providing the infrastructure necessary to store, process and transmit vast amounts of data. Hyperscale data centres are massive facilities built by companies with vast data processing and storage needs.
- | McKinsey Digital
The economic potential of generative AI: The next productivity frontier
Generative AI is poised to unleash the next wave of productivity. We take a first look at where business value could accrue and the potential impacts on the workforce.
- | Yahoo! Finance
The global data center construction market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 6.50% from 2022-2028.
KEY HIGHLIGHTS/ TRENDS. Shift Towards Sustainable Measures to Reduce Carbon Emissions. The increasing data center power consumption and the need to decrease carbon emissions have prompted many service providers to purchase clean, renewable energy sources to power their current and new facilities.
- | Inside HPC
New TOP500 HPC List: Frontier Extends Lead with Performance Upgrade
After a flurry of new competitors in 2022 at the top of the TOP500 list of the world’s most powerful supercomputers, the first list of 2023 – issued here in Hamburg this morning at the ISC conference – reveals the same top 10 systems in the same order.
- | Data Centre Magazine
How are data centres managing energy efficiencies?
The need for data centres is growing but powering these is a challenge of economy. How are data centres finding energy efficiencies and cutting costs?