Whitepapers

Whitepapers HPCwire's white paper database contains reports from the leading thought-leaders and idea generators in the HPC industry.

Improve HPC Performance and Reduce Latency with NVMe SSDs

Source: Silicon Mechanics
Release Date: Jul 7, 2015

With many of today’s HPC workloads struggling to meet their performance and latency targets, organizations are reaching for expensive solutions. What if there’s a better way? Join us as we explore Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) SSDs – a cost effective solution for boosting HPC performance.

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Disruptive Technologies in Energy & Life Sciences

Source: Altair, Bright Computing, EMC, Numascale, and Platfora
Release Date: Mar 24, 2015

This 49-page in-depth report takes a look at how two very different industries are scaling familiar advanced computing concepts to new heights, forcing major players to keep pace in order to remain competitive.

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Women Technologists Count

Source: Anita Borg Institute
Release Date: Mar 3, 2015

Download the new Anita Borg Institute paper highlighting recommendations to retain women in computing. The report examines peer-reviewed academic and industry studies, as well as information and best practices from the Top Company Award initiative.

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Storage Report: Choosing Storage to Fit the Application

Source: Cray, DDN, HGST, & Panasas
Release Date: Feb 5, 2015

Optimizing a storage solution rarely boils down to just size and cost. Questions of accessibility, size and flexibility as they relate to the unique needs of each organization are defining factors. Explore use cases across a number of sectors to find the storage solutions that best fit your needs.

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Read the paper that’s changing the way enterprises see Big Data.

Source: Kx Systems
Release Date: Jan 5, 2015

Proven in finance — the industry with the most demanding time-series data analytics requirements — kdb+ offers enterprises in other industries similar benefits and enhanced technical advantage. But don’t take our word for it: check out the whitepaper.

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Cloud-Driven HPC

Source: Amazon Web Services
Release Date: Dec 18, 2014

Learn how Amazon’s HPC cloud offerings are helping to transform organizations of all sizes by accelerating research and time to results without large, long-term infrastructure investments.

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Survey Results: Evaluating Advanced Enterprise Technology Risks & Rewards

Source: Adaptive Computing, Cray, NetApp, ScaleMP, Seagate
Release Date: Dec 15, 2014

From industry leaders to national supercomputing centers, there’s no single path to the bleeding edge of information technology. So how do organizations decide which technologies are worth the investment, and how do they make the most of these tools once they’re in hand? Join us as we explore the results from our special Risks and Read more…

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Bull exascale program

Bull exascale program: exascale supercomputers designed in Europe

Source: Bull
Release Date: Nov 26, 2014

The exascale generation of supercomputers is required to boost innovation and competitiveness and address a multitude of challenges – most of them at the crossroads where Big Data and HPC meet – related to every aspect of society, including healthcare, climatology, manufacturing and energy. Discover how Bull is rolling out its exascale program, to be Read more…

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SpotlightON: Working Toward Workflow as a Service

Source: Nimbis Services
Release Date: Nov 6, 2014

For manufacturers, HPC cloud is primed and ready to bring to the small-to medium-sized enterprises the very tools that keep industry giants on the leading edge. Whether cloud services are used to meet peak demand requirements or host applications for advanced modeling and simulation, find out how this scalable environment is opening doors for enterprises Read more…

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PBS Works Suite Deployed for Comprehensive Workload Management at The University of Nottingham

Source: Altair
Release Date: Sep 26, 2014

The University of Nottingham chose Altair’s PBS Works suite as the integrated workload management solution for their HPC system comprising over 170 machines. The solution includes PBS Professional for scheduling, PBS Analytics for workload analytics and reporting, and Compute Manager for web-based job submission and management.

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