• NEC’s supercomputer SX-ACE to help with climate change research

    SX-ACE is powered by multi-core vector CPU, which provides it with single-core performance of 64 GFLOPS and the largest memory bandwidth per core of 64 GB/s.
    NEC Corporation’s SX-ACE vector computers, which were delivered to the University of Keil, Alfred Wegener Institute and the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart, are now functioning and helping with research at these institutes.
    The supercomputer is specifically designed for scientific computing that requires super-high-speed parallel processing and advanced simulations using large-scale data.
    SX-ACE is powered by multi-core vector CPU, which provides it with single-core performance of 64 GFLOPS and the largest memory bandwidth per core of 64 GB/s. The company said that it comes with a rack computing performance of 16 Teraflops and has improved 10 t…

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  • Motorola India GM on new Moto 360: ‘I would buy this purely as a watch’

    “If you forget about the smart bit of the Moto 360, consumers can still opt for it.”
    Motorola India on Tuesday unveiled the second generation of its Moto 360 smartwatch. The company has launched five variants of the new Moto 360, priced between Rs 19,999 and Rs 23,999, in size options -42mm and 46mm. In an exclusive interaction with IndianExpress.com, Motorola India GM Amit Boni provides more insights on the new Moto smartwatch. Excerpts.
    PHOTOS | Moto 360 (2015): What’s new
    Moto 360 (2015) is finally here in India. What kind of response did you receive from the earlier version in the Indian market?
    Phenomenal. We cannot share numbers but let me put it this way: when the first gen was launched, I said we would be the category creators in India. Now, I think in Android Wear space, we are the leaders.
    The first gen Moto 360 was launched at…

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