Lenovo has opened its first global High Performance Computing (HPC) innovation center in Stuttgart, Germany.
The HPC center from Lenovo will be offering a R&D and application benchmarking site as well as a new ecosystem of partners that will collaborate on projects to bring the commercial benefits of HPC to clients and workloads.
Working with Intel, the center offers the latest Intel Xeon E5 2600 v3 processor with Mellanox EDR 100Gb/s InfiniBand interconnect fabric leveraging Lenovo’s NeXtScale System as base compute platform to expand capabilities and advance localised research.
“We are opening the company’s first global HPC centre and reaffirming commitment, investment and ambitions in the enterprise. The EMEA market has huge potential for HPC and provides a fertile ground for us to lead major advancements in projects and research that have an incredible impact on both industry and society,” said Aymar de Lencquesaing, Lenovo EMEA President.