First EPI Forum to take place in Paris
The European Processor Initiative is announcing the first EPI Forum to take place in Paris, France, on March 16-17, 2020. In a two-day event, the consortium will host experts from HPC ecosystem, engineers, researchers and global players in the field, to attend sessions, round tables and keynote speeches from prominent executives and experts.
EPI activities in events
Last week has been loaded with activities for the European Processor Initiative. Our team attended several very important events, where EPI was discussed and our road to the low-power processor presented. EPI Chairman of the Board, Jean-Marc Denis, attended two events, in a Transatlantic hop, skip and a jump: first, the 73rd HPC User Forum […]
Busy EPI partners in October
October started pretty busy for EPI partners, who attended various events presenting the latest from the Initiative.
EPI’s Manager on NVIDIA Bringing CUDA to Arm
NVIDIA announced its support for Arm CPUs, by making available to the Arm® ecosystem its full stack of AI and HPC software — which accelerates more than 600 HPC applications and all AI frameworks – by year’s end. The stack includes all NVIDIA CUDA-X AI™ and HPC libraries, GPU-accelerated AI frameworks and software development tools such as […]
V for vector: software exploration of the vector extension of RISC-V
Introduction The European Processor Initiative (EPI) is building a new central processing unit (CPU) with European technology. This CPU will bundle an accelerator, based on the open source RISC-V architecture. This accelerator will include support for the upcoming V-extension of RISC-V. At the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), we have been busy at work building software […]
SiPearl, Industrial hand of EPI launches
SiPearl, EPI’s industrial and business hand, joins the EPI consortium as its 27th partner and moves into its operational phase. SiPearl and its solutions will help drive the development of the European market for high-performance computing (HPC), as well as its strategic applications such as artificial intelligence and connected mobility. SiPearl will develop and market […]
EPI First tutorial held in Barcelona
Partners from the European Processor Initiative organized and held their first public tutorial on EPI called “First steps towards a made-in-Europe high-performance microprocessor”. It was held on July 17th, at the Universita Politècnica de Catalunya, co-located with the ACM 2019 Summer school on HPC architectures for AI and dedicated applications. EPI distinguished experts presented in […]