October 2013 Issue Highlights:

Global Pilot Study Zeroes in on HPC ROI
The average number of years before returns started was 1.9

How Does your HPC Service Compare with the Industry's Best?
Demonstrating to stakeholders that their company's use of HPC compares well with the best is one of the key actions of successful HPC service managers

Meet HPC Innovator Taghrid Samak
Everything leading up to the actual coding, figuring out how to make it work, is what Samak enjoys most

Simulations Help Lay Foundation for Better, Greener Concrete

Preserving Sanity in the Face of Rampant Technology Change
Portability is the only rational path to follow

DOE to Showcase Computational Science Expertise at SC13 Conference
For the first time, the facilities and capabilities of 15 national labs will be presented in a combined booth