In this episode of This Week in HPC, Michael Feldman and Addison Snell from Intersect360 Research discuss the following hot topics:
- High frequency trading and the High Performance on Wall Street Conference. HFT was all over the news this week as a result of Michael Lewis’s new book, Flash Boys. You can watch Lewis discuss how Wall Street games the system right here on insideHPC.
- Fujitsu’s pending Petascale upgrade at the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA). The novel architecture for this Sparc-powered FX10 follow-on system will feature Micron’s Hybrid Memory Cube technology.
- A proposed collaboration between Russia and India in the race to Exascale.