Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2017-02-24

Applications

Chicago Parallel Works says they are working with Flood Modeller from CH2M to allow users to seamlessly undertake flood risk modelling, at any scale, in the cloud. Parallel Works uses the new Swift parallel scripting language. Read further...

Focus on Europe

The presentations of the Workshop on the Exploitation of Neuromorphic Computing Technologies that took place in Brussels on February 3rd, are online. The workshop presented the neuromorphic technologies' developments in the Future and Emerging Technologies (FET) Programme of Horizon 2020, and in particular in the Human Brain Project. Neuromorphic technologies could be an important building block for exascale supercomputers. Read further...
At an ePlan workshop in December, the Dutch had their local workshop on the European Open Science Cloud. There is a workshop available in Dutch. For the rest of us, Patrick Aerts summarized the workshop in an eScience Center blog: "Reaching for the sky? Wishes for the European Open Science Cloud". Read further...