Dan Reed summaries the lastest report from the President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST), released Monday. The report, Leadership Under Challenge: Information Technology R&D in a Competitive World, is available here.
Georgia Tech is taking on the challenge of moving computing past the end of Moore’s Law by standing up a new interdisciplinary research center, which is known as CRNCH. "We knew that at some point physics would come into play. We hit that wall around 2005,” said Tom Conte, inaugural director of CRNCH and professor in Georgia Tech’s schools of Computer Science and Electrical and Computer Engineering. [Read More...]
This white paper reviews common HPC-environment challenges and outlines solutions that can help IT professionals deliver best-in-class HPC cloud solutions—without undue stress and organizational chaos.