Friday, May 29, 2015

Announcing the UCX Unified Communication X Framework

In this podcast, Pavel Shamis from ORNL and Gilad Shainer from Mellanox announce the UCX Unified Communication X Framework. "UCX is a collaboration between industry, laboratories, and academia to create an open-source production grade communication framework for data centric and HPC applications." Watch the video presentation: http://insidehpc.com/2015/05/slidecast-ucx-unified-communication-x-framework/

Thursday, May 28, 2015

FPGAs Power the New SRC Saturn 1 Server

In this slidecast, David Eaton and Mark Tellez from SRC Computer describe the company's new Saturn 1 server, a dynamically reconfigurable modular system for hyperscale data centers and Web operations. Watch the video presentation: http://wp.me/p3RLHQ-ea8

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

IBM Spectrum Scale Storage Slidecast

In this slidecast, Jim Gutowski and Scott Fadden from IBM describe the advantages IBM Spectrum Scale Storage brings to the enterprise. Watch the video presentation: http://wp.me/p3RLHQ-e0a Learn more: http://ibm.co/1y1QIrj

Friday, February 27, 2015

Deep Learning - Unreasonably Effective

In this podcast, Stephen Jones from Nvidia presents: Deep Learning - Unreasonably Effective.

Deep Learning is a new area of Machine Learning research, which has been introduced with the objective of moving Machine Learning closer to one of its original goals: Artificial Intelligence. At the 2015 GPU Technology Conference, you can join the experts who are making groundbreaking improvements in a variety of deep learning applications, including image classification, video analytics, speech recognition, and natural language processing.
Watch the video presentation: http://wp.me/p3RLHQ-dTb

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

UberCloud - From Experiment to Marketplace

In this slidecast, Wolfgang Gentzsch presents: UberCloud - From Experiment to Marketplace. After 18 months of developing Docker container technology into high performance application containers for engineering and scientific simulations,  UberCloud announces the availability of high performance application containers on its online UberCloud Marketplace, for ANSYS Mechanical, Fluent, CFX, Workbench, Icepak, EM, LS-DYNA and LS-PrePost,  for CD-adapco STAR-CCM+,  and for OpenFOAM, and more in the pipeline. These application containers are portable on all in-house and cloud environments and allow seamless and transparent on-demand access to and use of applications and data in the cloud, with a look and feel identical to your workstation. View the Slides * Download the MP3Subscribe on iTunes * Subscribe to RSS  Sign up for our insideHPC Newletter.

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Cycle Computing Powers 70-core AWS Cluster for HGST

Has Cloud HPC finally made it's way to the Missing Middle? In this podcast, Jason Stowe from Cycle Computing describes how the company enabled HGST to spin up a 70,000-core cluster from AWS and then return it 8 hours later.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Nvidia/IBM to Build Two Coral 100+ Petaflop Supercomputers in 2017

In this slidecast, Sumit Gupta from Nvidia describes the company's big win with IBM for two DOE supercomputers for deployment in 2017. The two machines will feature IBM POWER9 processors coupled with Nvidia's future Volta GPU technology. NVLink will be a critical piece of the architecture as well, along with a system interconnect powered by Mellanox.