Revolutionizing High Performance Computing

January 1, 2023

In today’s rapidly evolving technological landscape, the demand for high-performance computing (HPC) and supercomputing capabilities is skyrocketing. As businesses across various industries seek to harness the power of artificial intelligence (AI), automation, analytics, and complex code, finding a reliable partner that can provide comprehensive solutions becomes crucial. This is where Applied Digital comes in. Erik Grundstrom, VP HPC Infrastructure at Applied Digital, talks about the mission and accomplishments of the HPC Business Unit.

Market Growth and Demand: Applied Digital recognizes the exploding market growth and increasing demand for HPC solutions. As AI continues to expand and enterprise automation converges with analytics, there is a need for advanced computing resources that can handle all workloads efficiently. Unlike colocation providers or AI/Platform as a Service providers, Applied Digital offers a unique combination of construction, facilities management, and design expertise alongside cutting-edge HPC infrastructure deployment. Applied Digital enables customers to realize unparalleled value while maintaining flexibility for future scalability.

Technology Differentiation: Applied Digital’s approach as a service provider sets them apart from competitors in the industry. They leverage their expertise in real estate development, construction management and power provisioning within a high performing HPC architecture. Their flexible offerings such as supercomputer-as-a-service (SCaaS) and bare metal service cater specifically to demanding workloads while providing seamless configuration options through AI-powered automation processes.

Talent and Expertise: Central to Applied Digital’s success is its exceptional team comprising of highly skilled professionals who possess decades of experience deploying compute infrastructures globally. Team members like CTO Mike and HPC Systems Engineer Rahim bring unmatched knowledge in building some of the world’s most powerful supercomputers. This expertise ensures Applied Digital can meet the needs of even the most complex scientific, mathematical, and AI workloads.

Innovation Roadmap: Applied Digital maintains deep relationships with industry-leading OEMs and vendors involved in transforming the computing landscape. By collaborating closely with these partners, Applied Digital stays at the forefront of emerging technology standards. Applied Digital’s facilities and computing infrastructure are designed to accommodate next-generation hardware upgrades seamlessly. From power and cooling delivery to automation, oversight, and compliance, Applied Digital is committed to evolving alongside Silicon Valley’s pace while operating at Texas-sized scale.

Conclusion: Applied Digital’s unique position as a provider of comprehensive HPC and supercomputing solutions sets them apart in the market. With their ability to combine construction capabilities with cutting-edge compute infrastructure deployment, they offer unmatched value to customers seeking high-performance computing resources. As demand for AI-based workloads continues to grow across various industries, partnering with a company like Applied Digital ensures access to state-of-the-art facilities and expert teams that understand the complexities of managing supercomputing architectures. Applied Digital’s commitment to innovation and addressing future market needs solidifies their position as leaders in this rapidly evolving industry. In an era where technology is revolutionizing every aspect of our lives, Applied Digital stands ready to provide organizations with the tools they need to shape a better future through advanced high-performance computing capabilities.

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