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IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer / NeuroSynaptic supercomputer

IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer
IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer

Discipline: Product

IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer
IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer
IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer
IBM NS16e-4 NeuroSynaptic Supercomputer

Discipline: Product

NS16e is a scalable, modular supercomputing system inspired by the human brain that performs tasks of perception, recognition, and classification in real time with unprecedented energy efficiency. The particular architecture and design of the modular system combines left-brain (language and analytic thinking), with right-brain (sense and pattern recognition powers), creating a holistic computing intelligence. The new TrueNorth chip requires only a fraction of the current power consumed by high-end computer systems, leading the way for a more sustainable way to tackle real-time data analytics. The HW design is also tool-less for enhanced serviceability.

  • DATE OF LAUNCH 2018

  • DEVELOPMENT TIME up to 12 months

  • TARGET REGIONS North America

  • TARGET GROUPS Public Sector / Government, Specific sub-group: Scientific National Laboratories and US AirForce

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IBM

IBM Research
San Jose, United States

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IBM

IBM Industrial Design Program
Research Triangle Park, NC, United States

Camillo Sassano, Aaron Cox, Kevin Schultz, William Risk, Ben Shaw, Michael DeBole

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