Tag: Horst Simon

Horst Simon on the HPC Slowdown

Feb 13, 2015 |

At an HPC meetup event in San Francisco on Feb 10, Berkeley Lab Deputy Director Horst Simon makes the case that Moore’s law and parallelism can no longer be counted on to provide the exponential growth that has been driving high-performance computing for six decades. If indeed Moore’s law is coming to an end, there Read more…

“No Exascale for You!” An Interview with Berkeley Lab’s Horst Simon

May 15, 2013 |

Although Horst Simon was named Deputy Director of Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, he maintains his strong ties to the scientific computing community as an editor of the TOP500 list and as an invited speaker at conferences.

Experts Discuss the Future of Supercomputers

Jan 29, 2013 |

Noted HPC pioneers weigh in on the coming class of exascale systems.