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NAG’s HPC Experts Win Innovation Excellence Awards at ISC13

NAG’s HPC Experts Win Innovation Excellence Awards at ISC13

Press Releases   •   Jul 01, 2013 09:39 BST

Numerical software developers and high performance computing services company, NAG, were delighted to be presented with two HPC Innovation Excellence Awards at the International Supercomputing Conference in Leipzig (17-24 June 2013). The Awards were for two of NAG’s many successful application performance improvement projects as part of the UK’s national supercomputing service, HECToR.

Turbo-charged numerics – NAG showcases new parallelized numerical solvers at ISC13

Turbo-charged numerics – NAG showcases new parallelized numerical solvers at ISC13

Press Releases   •   Jun 17, 2013 11:34 BST

The NAG Library for SMP & Multicore has been extended and now includes even more parallelized algorithms enabling users of shared memory systems to solve their numerical problems faster. The NAG Library for SMP & Multicore contains over 1,700 routines – but over a third of the routines in the Library for SMP & Multicore can now utilize multiple cores.

NAG Library for Intel® Xeon Phi™ launches at ISC13

NAG Library for Intel® Xeon Phi™ launches at ISC13

Press Releases   •   Jun 10, 2013 10:35 BST

The NAG Library for Intel Xeon Phi contains over 1,700 numerical routines. NAG routines automatically offload, when it is beneficial to do so, compute intensive operations to the Xeon Phi thereby enabling users to transparently exploit the performance of the Xeon Phi. For more advanced users the new NAG Library for Intel Xeon Phi also supports Intel’s Explicit Offload and Native Execution models.

Is NAG HPC Applications Performance and Scalability Expertise the Secret Sauce in your Supercomputing?

Is NAG HPC Applications Performance and Scalability Expertise the Secret Sauce in your Supercomputing?

Press Releases   •   Jun 06, 2013 11:09 BST

With a team of HPC experts comparable in size to major supercomputing centres, NAG’s HPC Services and Consulting helps customers to secure the performance benefits of HPC through software engineering services to deliver performance, scalability and algorithmic innovation to customer application software; together with impartial advice on strategy, technology and procurement and training.

Oxfordshire ‘Employer of the Year Award’ finalist position for the Numerical Algorithms Group

Oxfordshire ‘Employer of the Year Award’ finalist position for the Numerical Algorithms Group

News   •   May 09, 2013 09:44 BST

The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) are delighted to announce to that it has achieved finalist in the 'Employer of the Year' category of the Oxfordshire Business Awards. The Oxfordshire Business Awards recognises and rewards the excellence of Oxfordshire-based companies. The Oxfordshire Business Awards will be presented at a dinner on Friday 21st June 2013 at Blenheim Palace, Woodstock.

The NAG Fortran Library receives a major update including new optimizers

The NAG Fortran Library receives a major update including new optimizers

Press Releases   •   May 01, 2013 10:19 BST

The new functionality at Mark 24 of the NAG Fortran Library brings the number of routines to over 1,700, including extensions in the areas of multivariate methods, optimization, wavelet transforms, time series analysis, random number generators, special functions, correlation and regression analysis, eigenvalues and eigenvectors and operational research.

The Numerical Algorithms Group release the NAG Library for Java

The Numerical Algorithms Group release the NAG Library for Java

Press Releases   •   Feb 06, 2013 11:10 GMT

The NAG Library for Java programmers has been announced by the Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG). It provides Java developers access to over 1,700 routines to aid researchers, engineers, scientists, business and financial analysts, and others who develop applications in Java.

NAG reveals customers across 5 continents benefit from NAG HPC Services & Consulting

NAG reveals customers across 5 continents benefit from NAG HPC Services & Consulting

Press Releases   •   Nov 14, 2012 10:00 GMT

The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) today revealed that the benefits of NAG High Performance Computing (HPC) expertise are now enjoyed by customers across 5 of the 6 inhabited continents - North America, Europe, South Africa, Australia, and Asia.

NAG announces support for IBM BlueGene/Q supercomputers

NAG announces support for IBM BlueGene/Q supercomputers

Press Releases   •   Nov 13, 2012 10:38 GMT

The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) announces the availability of their high quality numerical libraries for IBM’s Blue Gene/Q® third generation massively parallel supercomputer from IBM. The JUQUEEN Blue Gene/Q® is part of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS). Sequoia, another Blue Gene/Q® became the world’s most powerful supercomputer in June 2012, taking the top spot in the Top500.

NAG delivers numerical software quality for Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors

NAG delivers numerical software quality for Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors

Press Releases   •   Nov 12, 2012 10:15 GMT

At SC12 today (12 November), NAG announces numerical software and services to support customer adoption of Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors. Routines from the NAG Library, running on the Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor, offload intensive computations to the coprocessor when it is efficient to do so. This enables users to exploit the power of the Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor transparently.

The NAG Library for C and C++ programmers receives a major update including new optimizers

The NAG Library for C and C++ programmers receives a major update including new optimizers

Press Releases   •   Sep 12, 2012 10:36 BST

NAG announces new numerical functionality to its numerical library for C programmers. The new functionality at Mark 23 of the NAG C Library brings the number of routines to 1452, all expertly documented and includes two entirely new chapters plus extensions in many existing areas.

NAG Fortran Compiler now supports OpenMP and more new language features

NAG Fortran Compiler now supports OpenMP and more new language features

Press Releases   •   Aug 15, 2012 09:43 BST

The Numerical Algorithms Group (NAG) announce the availability of a significant update to their highly standard-conformant, error-checking, Fortran Compiler. Release 5.3 of the NAG Fortran Compiler, together with the associated NAG Fortran Builder development environment for Microsoft Windows, can now be downloaded from the organisation’s website www.nag.com.

The NAG Toolbox for MATLAB® is updated with extensive new functionality and to improve ease of use

The NAG Toolbox for MATLAB® is updated with extensive new functionality and to improve ease of use

Press Releases   •   Jul 26, 2012 11:02 BST

26 July 2012 – The Numerical Algorithms Group announces new numerical functionality added to its NAG Toolbox for MATLAB®. The new functionality brings the number of functions within the NAG Toolbox to 1535 – making it the world’s largest toolbox for MATLAB. In addition to the 149 new numerical functions, a major enhancement, based on user feedback, focuses on improving ease of use.

Financial Risk Management through High Performance Computing - New Partnership for NAG

Financial Risk Management through High Performance Computing - New Partnership for NAG

Press Releases   •   Jul 05, 2012 11:27 BST

NAG is delighted to announce its latest partnership - HPCFinance. This new network aims to train young people to respond to the future requirements and provide solutions to manage financial risks through high performance computing.

New numerical routines specially tuned for OpenMP launched at the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC12)

New numerical routines specially tuned for OpenMP launched at the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC12)

Press Releases   •   Jun 15, 2012 10:30 BST

NAG is launching the latest version of the NAG Library for SMP & Multicore - over 1,700 mathematical and statistical routines for high performance computing - at the International Supercomputing Conference in Hamburg, where they will showcase the extensive functionality of this flagship product.

ISC'12 Hamburg Preview

Blog posts   •   Jun 13, 2012 12:51 BST

HPC Expert, Andy Jones blogs his expectations for next week's International Supercomputing Conference (ISC'12) being held in Hamburg, Germany including his predicted hot topics.

An Affair with the Java Native Access (JNA)

Blog posts   •   May 23, 2012 12:20 BST

Brian Spector blogs about using numerical routines from NAG with the Java Native Interface.

Optimization, statistics, big data and business analytics

Blog posts   •   May 16, 2012 16:29 BST

NAG's Jeremy Walton writes about attending a Business Analytics conference recently and the mathematical optimization challenges to be found in big data

The Numerical Algorithms Group receives internationally recognised quality award

The Numerical Algorithms Group receives internationally recognised quality award

Press Releases   •   May 02, 2012 11:06 BST

The global provider of numerical software and high performance computing services has been recognised by ISO for it's quality management.

NAG Principal Technical Consultant, Sven Hammarling, made a SIAM Fellow

NAG Principal Technical Consultant, Sven Hammarling, made a SIAM Fellow

News   •   Apr 27, 2012 09:49 BST

NAG's Sven Hammarling has been named a 2012 SIAM Fellow for his contributions to numerical linear algebra and his work on the LAPACK project. SIAM fellows are recognised for exemplary research as well as for making outstanding contributions to the community.