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John Shalf Talks Parallel Programming Languages

Jun 23, 2010 |

The lead of the Advanced Technologies Group at NERSC talks about the state of parallel programming.

Cray Unveils “Baker” Supercomputer

May 25, 2010 |

Supercomputer maker Cray did a pre-launch of sorts for its upcoming “Baker” supercomputer on Tuesday, giving the machine its official product designation: the XE6. Although the company won’t be shipping the hardware until later this year, there’s already a backlog of orders for the petascale machines, and Cray is setting the stage for a big debut.

Does Parallel Processing Require New Languages?

Jun 8, 2009 |

Start from scratch or extend the legacy languages?