Overview

Discover HPC solutions from IBM

Security-rich, high-performance computing (HPC) in the IBM Cloud can accelerate results by scaling vast numbers of parallel tasks and reduce costs by optimizing the right technology to meet a specific task. Whether the workload requires a hybrid environment or one that’s fully contained in the cloud, IBM Cloud has the solution to meet your needs.

Offerings

Benefits

Use cases

Industries benefit from HPC capabilities in the cloud.

Electronic design automation

  • Optical proximity correction
  • Design rule checking (DRC)
  • Simulation (like timing analysis)

Life sciences

  • Genome processing and sequencing
  • Pharmaceutical design
  • Molecular modeling
  • Protein docking

Film, media and gaming

  • Rendering
  • Computer-aided graphics
  • Computer-generated images
  • Transcoding, encoding
  • Image analysis, processing

Financial services

  • Monte-Carlo simulations
  • Risk analysis
  • Fraud detection

Government and defense

  • Intelligence work
  • Fraud analysis
  • Climate modeling
  • Weather forecasting
  • Energy research

Oil and gas

  • Seismic data processing
  • Reservoir simulation, modeling
  • Geospatial analytics
  • Terrain mapping
  • Wind simulation

HPC solutions

IBM Spectrum computing

IBM Spectrum LSF suites

Enhance compute performance on an enterprise cloud.

IBM Spectrum Conductor®

Create a multitenant enterprise environment.

IBM Spectrum Symphony

Run distributed app services with enterprise-class grid manager.

IaaS

IBM Cloud® Bare Metal Servers

Integrate NVIDIA GPUs — easily scalable power on demand.

IBM Cloud® Virtual Server for VPC

Deploy application workloads in your own private space.

Dedicated host for VPC

Create dedicated hosts on IBM Cloud.

GPUs from NVIDIA

Use for the most complex, compute-intensive workloads.

IBM Cloud® Object Storage

Get a durable, resilient and security-rich data storage service.

IBM Aspera

Quickly transfer data to and from IBM Cloud Object Storage.

Serverless computing

IBM Cloud® Code Engine

Run applications, jobs or containers on a serverless platform.

IBM Cloud® Functions

Get on-demand code in a scalable serverless environment.

Resources

IBM Research® and leading EDA supplier developing AI chip

Learn how IBM Research and Synopsys are designing chips that could improve AI performance 1,000-fold.

IBM Research team uses IBM Cloud for EDA workloads

Learn how running optical proximity correction (OPC) yields order-of-magnitude process acceleration.

The benefits of running high IO apps

Learn how bare metal servers can help you gain big storage advancements, including SSD performance.

Why choose IBM Cloud for GPU solutions?

Explore using IBM Cloud for GPU needs and our GPU solutions and enterprise computing infrastructure.

How fast is the network on IBM Cloud?

Learn how fast the network between bare metal servers is in terms of network throughput and latency.

Talk to an IBM Cloud expert

Learn how to accelerate your initiatives with HPC solutions on IBM Cloud.