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NCI Powers Research with PBS Pro on the Raijin Supercomputer


In this video from SC13, Lindsay Botten and Allan Williams from NCI describe how they use Altair PBS Pro to manage workloads on the Raijin supercomputer.

Aeon Computing Ties HPC All Together at SC13


Aeon Computing was recently selected by the San Diego Supercomputer Center to build and deploy a 7 PetabyteLustre parallel file system as part of the new petascale-level Comet supercomputer. The performance of the 7 PB (Petabyte) filesystem will exceed 200 Gigabytes per second.

University of Florida Tackles Big Science Data Growth with DDN

The University of Florida’s Interdisciplinary Center for Biotechnology Research (ICBR) has selected DDN high-performance storage as the foundation for a converged infrastructure designed to accommodate ever-increasing life sciences and bioinformatics workloads.

With 5 Petaflop Installations in Europe, Allinea DDT Speeds Cray Systems

Today Allinea Software announced that five of Europe’s newest multi-petaflop Cray XC30 supercomputers are using the Allinea DDT parallel debugging tool.

Irish Supercomputer List Debuts

The first-ever Irish Supercomputer List was released today with a mission to promote, advocate and advance HPC on the island. I

nCore Ships First BrownDwarf Supercomputer to PNNL


This week nCore HPC announced that Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has become the first customer of nCore’s BrownDwarf Y-class supercomputer. BrownDwarf is a heterogeneous ARM & DSP-based system that delivers supercomputer-class performance at significantly reduced power levels.

Woodside Powers Up Moordiup Supercomputer for Oil & Gas Exploration

Woodside Energy in Australia is building a $500k supercomputer to help oil and gas exploration efforts. Powered by Intel Xeon processors with 880 cores, the supercomputer has been named Moordiup, an Aboriginal word meaning ‘fast’.

Livermore Fires Up Catalyst – a Big Data Supercomputer


Today LLNL, Intel and Cray announced a unique HPC cluster that will provide a proving ground for new HPC and Big Data technologies and architectures. As the name implies, Catalyst aims to accelerate HPC simulation and big data innovation.

UNH to Debut Cray Supercomputer Named Trillian

The new Trillian supercomputer at the University of New Hampshire will be used to study such subjects as solar wind and its properties, turbulence in fluids and plasmas, and space weather.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Deploys Petascale Supercomputer

The AMOS (Advanced Multiprocessing Optimised System) five-rack IBM Blue Gene/Q supercomputer has been deployed at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.