PRACE will once again be hosting its Winter School in Bologna on Feb 6-10, 2012. The training is an intense, 5 day, graduate level course in high performance computing, organized in the framework of the European project PRACE.
The school will be focused on hybrid programming for the best exploitation of massively parallel architectures. The facility available at CINECA for exercises is called PLX and is the largest public GPU cluster in Europe. It is made of 274 compute nodes, each containing 2 NVIDIA Tesla M2070 and 2 Intel Xeon Westmere six-core E5645 processors.
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