Primeur magazine

Edition: live - Issue: 2010-06-04

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At the last day of ISC10 in Hamburg, we talk to Satoshi Matsuoka, and Thomas Sterling about the state of HPC, and where we are on the road to Exascale. We hope to talk to them each year, so we can watch the progress the community did make during the past year. Read further...

Hardware

At ISC’10 in Hamburg we had a discussion with Steve Wallach and Bruce Toal from Convey computers. Last year Convey made their appearance in Europe. How are you doing after one year? Read further...
Numascale specialises in is developing shared memory by add-on card to standard servers. It will enable that you can make shared memory systems at the price of clusters. This is technology Numascale is working on for a while. But at the show here in Hamburg, it is the first time they really show a demo of the card. Read further...
Today, Bull is the only European supercomputer manufacturer, delivering also TOP10 machines. We talked to Fabio Gallo to learn it is the result of a strategy started several years ago. Read further...
Cray has announced this year a major new product, the Cray XE6, in which the interconnect is a major innovation. That is why Primeur magazine talked to Cray's Barry Bolding at ISC'10 in Hamburg. Read further...
IBM can always be found in the upper region of the TOP500. Hence we talked to IBM's Klaus Gottschalk to find out what are the new, important developments in HPC data processing - and what's up - the road to Exascale. Read further...