The company's next-generation XC system, powered by Intel Xeon and Xeon Phi chips, will help protect the country's nuclear stockpile.
The industry can continue to shrink conventional silicon chips to 7nm over the next several years, IBM says, but what comes after that is unclear.
The Chinese government's anti-monopoly agency approves the $2.3 billion deal, which is still getting reviewed by U.S. regulators.
Hewlett-Packard recently gave a tour of its Science Labs to show how their engineers break down the systems in order to make them better.
CEO Yang Yuanging said that despite U.S. security worries, its $2.3 billion proposal to buy IBM's server business will be approved by regulators.
The country will develop its own ARM-based server processors, with the first chips scheduled to launch in 2015.
NEWS ANALYSIS: ARM-based servers may not hit the market for a while, but the chip designer's influence on server processors is being felt at Intel and elsewhere.
Revenues for integrated data center solutions grow as organizations demand tools to deal with mobility, cloud and big data, IDC says.
Dell announces more new equipment for converged-type infrastructure data centers, including specific new hardware for Oracle Database 12C.
Intel offers a glimpse into its next-generation Xeon Phi supercomputer chips, while Applied Micro pushes its ARM-based X-Gene for HPC.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Given the prediction that servers vulnerable to Heartbleed will still be found a decade from now, chances are OpenSSL won't be boring for a while.
An open-source OpenStack effort, known as Ironic, is a key enabler for Rackspace's new OnMetal offering, which also supports the Docker container model.
Company officials say their heterogeneous computing efforts and power management improvements will make this possible.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Oracle has proved itself a survivor instead of an old-school company that's heading for the front-porch rocking chair.
NEWS ANALYSIS: Facebook added another component to its Open Compute networking infrastructure by introducing a new top-of-rack switch it has named "Wedge."