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Polish HPC Consortium Boosts Prospects for Local Scientists

Jan 2, 2013 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/POWIEW_logo_small.bmp” alt=”” width=”116″ height=”51″ />Poland is not usually thought of as a supercomputing powerhouse. Until recently, most of the local research and academic centers housed only modest-sized HPC clusters for Polish researchers. That is now changing with the POWIEW project, a consortium devoted to bringing world-class high performance computing to the nation’s scientists.

Is Underutilizing Processors Such an Awful Idea?

Oct 28, 2010 |

Maximizing performance is not always about maximizing core usage (but sometimes it is).