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XSEDE16 Early Registration Extended to Friday, June 17

Jun 16, 2016 |

June 16 — XSEDE16 takes place July 17-21 at the Intercontinental Hotel & Resort Miami—the hotel rises 34 stories with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Port of Miami. XSEDE16, the 5th annual conference, will showcase the discoveries, innovations, challenges and achievements of those who use and support XSEDE resources and services, as well as other Read more…

E4 Computer Engineering to Showcase Newest Accelerated OpenPOWER Systems at ISC16

Jun 16, 2016 |

June 16 — E4 Computer Engineering today announced a very interesting showcase for ISC16 (Exhibition hall, booth #914) that consists of five unique solutions devised for high-performance computing (HPC), big data and analytics and large numbers of other compute-intensive applications. E4’s mission to exploit innovation by implementing and integrating cutting-edge solutions with the best performance Read more…

XSEDE16 Early Registration Ends Today

Jun 15, 2016 |

June 15 — XSEDE16 takes place July 17-21 at the Intercontinental Hotel & Resort Miami — the hotel rises 34 stories with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Port of Miami. XSEDE16, the 5th annual conference, will showcase the discoveries, innovations, challenges and achievements of those who use and support XSEDE resources and services, Read more…

SC16 Releases Part Two of Q&A With General Chair John West

Jun 15, 2016 |

June 15 — SC16 General Chair John West works at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) as the Director of Strategic Initiatives. At TACC, he is involved in identifying new communities that can benefit from TACC’s advanced computing technologies and in connecting industry partners to TACC’s advanced computing expertise. He has been a volunteer with Read more…

Host Sites Sought for HPC Workflows Workshop

Jun 15, 2016 |

June 15 — Host sites are being sought for a hands-on Workflows Workshop scheduled for August 9-10, 2016. This multi-site workshop provides a convenient way for researchers to learn about the latest techniques and technologies related to workflows on high performance computing systems without having to travel long distances to attend. The two-day hands-on workshop, Read more…

CoolIT Systems Returns to ISC With Next Generation Liquid Cooling Innovations

Jun 14, 2016 |

June 14 — CoolIT Systems, Inc. (CoolIT), world leader in energy efficient liquid cooling technologies for HPC, Cloud and Enterprise markets, is returning to the International Supercomputing Conference – High Performance (ISC) in Frankfurt, Germany for the fifth consecutive year as a Bronze Sponsor, Exhibitor and Forum Presenter. During June 20-22, ISC will be home to CoolIT’s most extensive Read more…

XSEDE16 Early Registration Ends Tomorrow, June 15

Jun 14, 2016 |

June 14 — XSEDE16 takes place July 17-21 at the Intercontinental Hotel & Resort Miami — the hotel rises 34 stories with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Port of Miami. XSEDE16, the 5th annual conference, will showcase the discoveries, innovations, challenges and achievements of those who use and support XSEDE resources and services, Read more…

Bright Computing Announces Plans for Cloud & DevOps World

Jun 14, 2016 |

June 14 — Today, Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of management software for high performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announced that the company will be exhibiting and presenting at Cloud & DevOps World, taking place June 21 and 22, at Olympia in London. Cloud & DevOps World brings together the industry’s Read more…

Bright Computing Unveils Plans for ISC 2016

Jun 13, 2016 |

June 13 — Today, Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of management software for high performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announced that the company will be exhibiting and presenting at International Supercomputing High Performance Expo (ISC), taking place June 20 to 22, in Frankfurt Germany. The ISC High Performance Expo features the Read more…

Women in HPC Lead the Change to Improve Diversity at ISC 2016

Jun 10, 2016 |

EDINBURGH, Scotland, June 10 — Women in High Performance Computing (WHPC) will be running several activities at ISC High Performance 2016 with the aim of broadening participation in the conference. The range of activities is designed to reach as broad an audience as possible, to prompt discussion and encourage the adoption of best diversity practices Read more…

NCSA’s Blue Waters Symposium Kicks Off June 13

Jun 10, 2016 |

June 10 — Over 150 registered attendees are making their way to Sunriver, Oregon, for the fourth annual NCSA Blue Waters Symposium that kicks off on Monday, June 13. The symposium brings together users of the Blue Waters supercomputer as well as leaders in petascale computational science and engineering to share successes and methods on topics ranging from celestial exploration to Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Jun 9, 2016 |

Here at HPCwire, we aim to keep the HPC community apprised of the most relevant and interesting news items that get tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are presented below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Great scene today as pieces of the Owens Cluster are brought in, meanwhile the retired Glenn Cluster Read more…

HPC Community Gears Up for ISC 2016

Jun 8, 2016 |

FRANKFURT, Germany, June 8 — In less than 11 days, HPC enthusiasts will be converging on the city of Frankfurt to attend the annual ISC High Performance conference, which is set to bring together people from over 46 countries. Thanks to its global reach, ISC 2016 will be the most significant HPC forum so far this year. The Read more…

All-Girls NERSC Supercomputing Team Heads to ISC

Jun 8, 2016 |

NERSC receives many high school and college students as interns, which is a great source of talent, especially if one is thinking of building a team for a competition. And that’s exactly what computational scientist Rebecca Hartman-Baker did. She pulled together six capable and accomplished high school and university students and built the NERSC Team Read more…

XSEDE16 Early Registration Ends June 16

Jun 8, 2016 |

June 8 — XSEDE16 takes place July 17-21 at the Intercontinental Hotel & Resort Miami — the hotel rises 34 stories with views of the Atlantic Ocean, Biscayne Bay, and the Port of Miami. XSEDE16, the 5th annual conference, will showcase the discoveries, innovations, challenges and achievements of those who use and support XSEDE resources and services, Read more…

NERSC Fields its First Student Cluster Competition Team

Jun 7, 2016 |

June 7 — Five former NERSC interns and one current intern have joined forces to participate in the Student Cluster Competition at ISC16, June 20-22 in Frankfurt, Germany, marking the first time that NERSC has fielded a student cluster competition team. The all-female team comprises two high schoolers and four college undergrads: Kristi Arroyo, a Read more…

SC16 Releases Poster & ACM Student Research Competition Submission Details

Jun 6, 2016 |

June 6 — June is here and before you know it so will the SC16 Poster & ACM Student Research Competition deadline of July 15th.  Posters should display cutting-edge research and work in progress in high performance computing, storage, networking and analysis. Posters provide an excellent opportunity for short presentations and informal discussions with Conference Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Jun 2, 2016 |

Here at HPCwire, we aim to keep the HPC community apprised of the most relevant and interesting news items that get tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are presented below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Less than 19 days left for #ISC16. It's going to be worth the wait for some 3,000 Read more…

Part One of Q&A with SC16 General Chair John West

Jun 2, 2016 |

June 2 — SC16 General Chair John West works at the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) as the Director of Strategic Initiatives. At TACC, he is involved in identifying new communities that can benefit from TACC’s advanced computing technologies and in connecting industry partners to TACC’s advanced computing expertise. He has been a volunteer with Read more…

Call for Papers Issued for ISAV 2016 Workshop

Jun 1, 2016 |

June 1 — The considerable interest in the HPC community regarding in situ analysis and visualization is due to several factors. First is an I/O cost savings, where data is analyzed/visualized while being generated, without first storing to a file system. Second is the potential for increased accuracy, where fine temporal sampling of transient analysis Read more…