Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2016-04-14

Applications

On his Walking Randomly blog, Mike Croucher collects some nice opinions about Lustre for HPC from the Twitter community. Interesting read: "I like my HPC storage to be 'classic' and also rather 'boring'", says one Tweet. Another: "Parallel file systems all misbehave." Read further...

Industry news

As part of techUK's Data Driven Economy Week the Hartree Centre has given some background on what they do along with a few case studies. This includes software development and optimisation which is helping organisations to optimise existing codes or write new ones that can use multi-core, many-core, and data centric systems - opening up the potential of supercomputing. Read further...

Focus on Europe

As part of the European Future and Emerging Art and Technologies (FEAT) six artists have been paired with scientists running research projects in the context of the European Union funded programme, Future and Emerging Technologies (FET). Professionals from both disciplines will join forces to maximize the impact of the Europe's top research in the fields of quantum physics, supercomputing, robotics, and more. Slovenian artists Spela Petric & Miha Tursic will work together with the exascale supercomputing projects INTERTWINE and Mango. Read further...