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HP’s new supercomputer is 8000x faster than your PC

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This week, HP unveiled a working prototype of an ambitious new computer system, dubbed ‘the Machine’, which the company claims is the world’s first demonstration of what it calls memory-driven computing.

The idea is that the Machine – which was first announced back in 2014 – will massively outperform existing technology, by placing extra reliance on memory to perform calculations, with less dependence on computer processors. Continue reading HP’s new supercomputer is 8000x faster than your PC

HP’s tiny Xeon-powered PC puts the Mac Mini to shame

by Steve Dent, Engadget

The Z2 Mini has workstation-class parts from Intel and NVIDIA.

HP has unveiled the Z2 Mini, a mini PC that packs workstation-class parts, including an Intel Xeon CPU, NVIDIA Quadro mobile M620 graphics and M.2 SSD tech. It managed to squeeze that power into a 2.3-inch-high case that’s “90 percent smaller than a traditional business-class tower,” HP wrote. In its top configuration, the device is twice as powerful as any mini PC on the market, letting it run up to six displays in a stock configuration. Continue reading HP’s tiny Xeon-powered PC puts the Mac Mini to shame