Japan prepares to launch new supercomputer

The University of Tokyo is preparing to deploy a heterogeneous computing system, called “Wisteria/BDEC-01,” that will tackle simulation and big data “learning” workloads, in support of Japan’s Society 5.0 project.

Australia developing tech to save whales

University of Sydney researchers have joined forces with industry and the NSW Smart Sensing Network to give sight to marine oil and gas exploration vessels to help protect whale populations.