Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2016-08-11

Industry news

You can submit proposals to the Intel HPC developer conference submission website until the deadline August 12. Proposals can cover Data analytics, systems, high productivity languages, programming or visualisation. Read further...
The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is a national US hub for digital inquiry and exploration. Its creation represented a revolution in the culture of innovation, research, and education. It also has a number of international collaborations. The NCSA 30th Anniversary celebration will include a special presentation featuring NCSA Founding Director Larry Smarr, current NCSA Director Ed Seidel and other distinguished guests. Read further...
The 3rd International Workshop on Innovating the Network for Data Intensive Science (INDIS) 2016, in conjunction with SC16, in Salt Lake City, Utah, will be held on Sunday, November 13, 2016, 9am - 5pm. Read further...

Focus on Europe

"The Cy-Tera supercomputer of the Institute of Cyprus is the first and only supercomputer in Cyprus and the biggest supercomputer of open access in the Middle East", told Constantia Alexandrou, Director of the Computation-based Science and Technology Research Center (CaSToRC) to the Cyprus News agency. The overall largest supercomputer in the Middle-East is the Shaheen II at KAUST Saudi-Arabia, which ranks nr. 10 on the TOP500. Read further...