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Podcast: Podcast: Why HPC is Absolutely Ready for the Cloud

Posted: November 13, 2015 @ 12:29 PM Pacific Time

Not surprisingly, Tim Carroll is unambiguous about whether HPC is ready for the cloud. It absolutely is, says Carroll. Read more…

Podcast: Industry Leaders on the Promise & Peril of NSCI

Posted: August 27, 2015 @ 2:27 PM Pacific Time

National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI)Five senior executives from Cray, HP, IBM, Intel and SGI weigh in on the new National Strategic Computing Initiative’s (NSCI) prospects in this exclusive HPCwire podcast. Read more…

Podcast: Tim Carroll Joins Cycle Computing, Discusses HPC Cloud Future

Posted: July 15, 2014 @ 9:23 AM Pacific Time

On today’s edition we chat with long-time HPC community member, Tim Carroll, about the future of high performance computing in the cloud. Read more…

Podcast: Update on the HPCG Benchmark

Posted: July 9, 2014 @ 8:57 AM Pacific Time

On today’s episode, we talk with Dr. Michael Heroux of Sandia National Laboratories about the latest benchmark results for the new HPCG rankings. Read more…

Podcast: Dr. Lorena Barba Talks “Women Who CUDA”

Posted: May 28, 2014 @ 10:58 AM Pacific Time

Today we’ll be talking with Dr. Lorena Barba, an Associate Professor of Engineering and Applied Sciences at George Washington University. Barba is a well-known GPU computing proponent and user and is actively involved in reaching broader groups with the CUDA programming message, including most recently female developers. Read more…

Podcast: Virtual Observatories for Big Scientific Data

Posted: May 12, 2014 @ 8:55 AM Pacific Time

We’ll be talking about virtual observatories for big data today with Argonne National Lab’s Dr. Kate Keahey. We’ll discuss the concept of a facility for online data analysis that can support ongoing experiments and other time-critical scientific projects—a facility equipped to deal with millions of sensors, many terabytes of data, and the computational resources required to tackle such problems. Read more…

Podcast: Real World Performance Gains with CUDA 6

Posted: May 9, 2014 @ 9:38 AM Pacific Time

The CUDA 6 Performance Report has been released by the engineering team at NVIDIA, and is now available. We’ll talk about how some of the new elements in CUDA 6 are playing out, including the unified memory feature, and talk about real-world performance gains using CUDA 6 with Senior Product Manager for GPU Computing Will Ramey. Read more…

Podcast: Re-Routing Exascale Simulation Storage, Power Concerns

Posted: May 7, 2014 @ 8:55 AM Pacific Time

Today we’ll be talking about power and storage constraints for exascale-class simulations with Jim Ahrens, Visualization Team Leader at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Read more…

Podcast: Behind the HPC Annual Budget Allocation Map

Posted: April 8, 2014 @ 8:43 AM Pacific Time

Today we’ll be talking with Addison Snell, CEO at Intersect360 Research, about their 6th annual HPC budget allocation map. Read more…

Podcast: Bringing Materials Science to the Cloud

Posted: April 7, 2014 @ 9:27 AM Pacific Time

Today we’ll be talking with Jason Stowe, CEO of Cycle Computing. His company recently announced a partnership that will allow customers to run Schrödinger’s Materials Science Suite on the Cloud using Cycle Computing’s CycleCloud orchestration software. Read more…