• HP Enterprise and SpaceX are sending a supercomputer into space this week

    9 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Next week, the Dragon Spacecraft from Elon Musk's high-flying company SpaceX will be carrying some very precious cargo. It's a Hewlett Packard Enterprise supercomputer called the Spaceborne Computer.
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  • SpaceX's next launch will send an HPE supercomputer to the International Space Station

    SpaceX's next launch will send an HPE supercomputer to the International Space Station

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Tomorrow, SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket is set to launch another batch of cargo and science experiments to the International Space Station, and that shipment will include a supercomputer from Hewlett Packard Enterprise. Called the Spaceborne Computer , the system is a joint project between HPE and NASA to see if a commercial computer can be designed to last in the harsh space environment. If successful, similar computers could be critical tools for future deep-space missions beyond Earth.
    The space station's location in lower Earth orbit makes it an unfriendly place for computers. Because the...
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