SIE bets on ARM technology that seems to be the future according to the BSC.
From the hand of Gigabyte, Sistemas Informáticos Europeos, is supplying ARM platforms with up to 96 cores and 768 GB of RAM with 40G connectivity. The platforms also support Infiniband connectivity and represent the future of HPC systems.
“The purpose is to compete with the rest of the world in the design and manufacture of large, very fast computers that serve to advance science and society in general. It is about producing very powerful computers that consume little energy, has pointed out the UC researcher, Ramón Beivide.”