Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2016-06-14

Applications

NAG Software Modernization Service solves the porting and performance challenges faced when one wishes to use the capabilities of modern computing systems, such as multi-core CPUs, GPUs and Xeon Phi. Andrew Jones and Mike Dewar explain this in a video. Read further...
Brent Gorda blogs on the Intel site about Lustre and the Open Source advantages and gives a preview on what to expect at ISC. According to Gorda, Intel Enterprise Edition for Lustre software provides a powerful Lustre distribution for mission-critical HPC applications. HPC and technical computing solution providers continue to introduce products based on Intel EE for Lustre. Atos/Bull is an early adopter, as is DDN. Read further...

Industry news

Bright Computing 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 leading technologists and innovators, to discuss the future of Cloud Computing. This year's edition will focus on the strategies, business models and technologies which can activate the Cloud, and drive new opportunities for companies to drive their business into the digital economy. Bright Computing will exhibit at booth # G11. At the event, Bright Computing will showcase Bright OpenStack, a product that makes it easy to deploy, provision, and manage an OpenStack-based private Cloud infrastructure. The Bright team will be giving demos on how to carry out a headache-free OpenStack deployment on bare metal, what advanced monitoring and management tools look like, and how to ensure dynamic health-checking, all from one powerful, intuitive package. On June 22, at 11:00 am local time, Matteo Piccinini, Support & Development Engineer at Bright Computing, will participate in a panel session entitled "What are the Business Benefits of Containers?" in the DevOps & Containers track. The panel session will explore the business benefits of containers, compare containers to VMs, discuss how to maximize container availability and ease of use, and explain how to deploy micro-services. Read further...
CoolIT Systems Inc. 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 product showing to date. Located at booth #1210, CoolIT will showcase server solutions for several major manufacturers including Dell, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Huawei, Lenovo, NEC and Supermicro. Executives and Technical Staff will be on hand to guide visitors through new product showcases, live demos and customer case studies that highlight the benefits of liquid cooling in real world scenarios. Read further...

Exascale

The 13th HPC Connection Workshop will take place June 21, 13:00-18:00 in Room Flint, Frankfurt Marriott Hotel, Hamburger, Allee 2, Frankfurt/Main, Germany. The HPC Connection Workshop is launched three times throughout the year: during the ASC in China, the ISC in Germany, and the SC in USA. The workshop is committed to the exploration of application innovation. At the event, distinguished researchers and leading professionals worldwide gather together to discuss disruptive technologies and latest developments in supercomputing. Participants are given the exciting opportunity to analyze new trends in emerging fields of science and engineering. Read further...