Mellanox Technologies a supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced a collaboration with the University of Cambridge for the Square Kilometer Array (SKA) project. The University of Cambridge selected the company’s Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI) solution to provide it with interconnect performance and protocol flexibility for SKA test-bed clusters. The University of Cambridge and Mellanox will use the compute clusters for various development projects for the SKA project, an international effort to build the world’s largest radio telescope.
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Global supercomputer leader Cray announced the Center for Computational Sciences (CCS) at the University of Tsukuba in Japan has put a Cray CS300 cluster supercomputer into production. The new Cray CS300 system has been combined with the University’s current Cray cluster supercomputer, and is providing researchers and scientists with a 1.1 petaflop system for computational science.
Sponsored by Raytheon and coached by staff of the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin, Team Texas won the 8th annual Student Cluster Competition this year at the Supercomputing Conference (SC13) in Denver. The University Tower was lit orange to acknowledge this accomplishment.
The HPC Advisory Council (HPCAC), a leading organization for high-performance computing research, outreach and education, and the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC), have announced the 11 university teams from around the world for the HPCAC-ISC 2013 Student Cluster Competition during the ISC’14 program of events.
SC13, the 25th anniversary conference of high performance computing, networking, storage and analysis, celebrated the contributions of researchers, from those just starting their careers to those whose contributions have made lasting impacts, in a special awards session on Thursday, November 21.
Silicon Mechanics will be highlighting its ongoing commitment to state-of-the-art computing in higher education and research at SC13 Conference & Exhibition. The company will be launching its 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant Program, exhibiting the research successes achieved by prior awardee Saint Louis University, and sponsoring a team in the SC13 Student Cluster Competition.
Silicon Mechanics announced that it is sponsoring the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) in the Student Cluster Competition at the SC13 Conference & Exhibition, taking place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, CO.
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in partnership with Intel and Cray, announced a unique high performance computing (HPC) cluster that will serve research scientists at all three institutions and provide a proving ground for new HPC and Big Data technologies and architectures.
The HPC Advisory Council (HPCAC) and the International Supercomputing Conference call on high school and undergraduate students from around the world to submit their application for the Student Cluster Competition. Submission Deadline: November 1, 2013
The demand for even faster, more effective, and also energy-saving computer clusters is growing in every sector. The new asynchronous programming model GPI from Fraunhofer ITWM might become a key building block towards realizing the next generation of supercomputers.
At the 2013 International Supercomputing Conference in Leipzig, Germany, global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. announced that the Cray CS300 line of cluster supercomputers is available with the new Intel Xeon Phi coprocessor x100 family. Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors are optimized to deliver the highest levels of parallel performance to power breakthrough innovations across an array of scientific fields.
The demand for even faster, more effective, and also energy-saving computer clusters is growing in every sector. The new asynchronous programming model GPI might become a key building block towards realizing the next generation of supercomputers.
Eight student teams from universities in the United States, Germany, China and Australia have been selected to compete in the Standard Track of the Student Cluster Competition to be held at the SC13 conference, November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, CO.
Rogue Wave Software, an independent provider of cross-platform software development tools and embedded components for the next-generation of high performance computing (HPC) applications, has announced a strategic partnership with Bright Computing. With this partnership agreement, Bright Computing will bundle Rogue Wave’s TotalView advanced debugger with its Bright Cluster Manager product.
Cluster Toolkit 3.1 is designed for clusters running either Linux or Microsoft Windows Compute Cluster Server by bundling Trace Analyzer and Collector, Math Kernel Library (MKL), MPI Library, and MPI Benchmarks into a single package
Insight Control Environment for Linux (ICE-Linux) provides comprehensive imaging and deployment, monitoring and management for Linux-based server platforms
General Parallel File System (GPFS) is a high-performance scalable file management solution that provides access to a common set of file data from a single computer to hundreds of systems
Red Hat Cluster Suite provides two distinct types of clustering: application/service failover, which allows users to create n-node server clusters for failover of key applications and services
Unified Cluster Portfolio is a comprehensive, modular package of tested and pre-configured hardware, software and services for scalable computation, data management and visualization
Cluster Systems Management (CSM) for AIX and Linux is designed for management of distributed and clustered servers in technical and commercial computing environments
BioCluster is a powerful and accelerated workflow solution designed for pharmaceutical, life sciences and higher education researchers
Clusterworx Advanced is cluster management software that enables administrators to install, manage and monitor complex computing clusters as an integrated system from a single point of control. Features include comprehensive system monitoring to ensure system health and uptime
OVIS, a software tool developed by Sandia National Laboratories that provides real-time monitoring of computational computer clusters, is now available as open source. It offers a statistical
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