Andrew Jones, NAG Group, translates some HPC vocabulary


8 Apr 2016 Frankfurt - On the TOP500 website Andrew Jones gives explanations of commonly used HPC phrases. "People are the most important asset in HPC"? What the speaker means is "I'm sure this is the right thing to say, but I still want money for hardware", says Jones. "TOP500 ranking doesn't matter" could actually mean "My supercomputer would not make a high position on the list, so I will 'diss' the list". He has got a few more in the blog.
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