Primeur magazine

Edition: flash - Issue: 2017-06-05

Exascale

At Cloudscape Brazil 2017 Alvaro Coutinho, Professor of Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) and HPC4E coordinator, will showcase new exascale HPC techniques, developed by HPC4E, that allow energy simulations which are innovating the energy sector. Cloudscape Brazilwill take place at the Campus Higienópolis of the Mackenzie Presbiterian University, São Paulo, SP, Brazil from July 5 to July 6, 2017. Read further...

Focus on Europe

ARM Research will organise the 2017 Research Summit in September. The Research Summit is a technical conference, where future trends and disruptive technologies across all sectors of computing will be discussed. The theme for this year’s Summit is "Computing for the Connected World", and it is taking place at Robinson College in Cambridge between 11-13 September 2017. Early bird registration closes 30 June 2017. Read further...
The POP HPC project explains in a blog entry the importance of accurate and comprehensive software performance analysis: "Fighting the symptoms rather than the underlying causes is only putting off the inevitable. The only optimal way to make significant improvements to your code is to fully understand all the reasons behind the behaviour of your application, and then focus on the specific underlying issues that throttle the performance." Read further...