Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2017-02-17

Applications

IBM Power HPC Stack V1.1 delivers a complete high-performance computing software stack that enables system provisioning and management, and workload management. Power HPC Stack is built on the foundation of IBM's long-term partnerships with the top supercomputing centers around the world. It is available at a scale from 5 - 64 nodes to meet HPC and high-performance data analytics needs. These configurable systems offer innovative compute, storage, networking, and management hardware from IBM and key IBM technology partners, along with system software technologies to meet performance specifications that are influenced by requirements of the top HPC supercomputing centres. Read further...

Industry news

The HTCondor Week is an annual event that gives collaborators and users of HTCondor the chance to exchange ideas and experiences, to learn about the latest research, to experience live demos, and to influence our short and long term research and development directions. HTCondor Week 2017 will take place May 2-5, 2017. HTCondor is a high throughput computing middleware for pleasantly parallel HPC jobs. Read further...

Focus on Europe

The FLAG-ERA Joint Transnational Call (JTC) 2017 supports research projects in synergy with the two FET Flagships, the Graphene Flagship and the Human Brain Project. It is designed to expand the current Flagships with new research contributing to the Flagship objectives in selected areas. For the Human Brain project the call topics include Integration of simulation tools, neuromorphic computing and robotics with brain and behavioural studies for developing next-generation brain-computer interfaces; and Text mining of cellular, synaptic, connectomic or functional properties of the brain. For the Graphene project: Novel device concepts based on GRMs for quantum communication, and Beyond CMOS switches and new computing paradigms based on GRMs. Read further...