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HPCAC Looks Ahead to Stanford Workshop and ISC’14 Student Cluster Competition

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In this video, Gilad Shainer from the HPC Advisory Council reviews the organization’s past year of community building efforts. He also discloses plans for the third annual ISC’14 Student Cluster Competition, which takes place in Leipzig in June 2014.

Video: CEA Pushes the Limits of HPC with Allinea at SC13

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In this video from SC13, Guillaume Colin de Verdière from CEA in France describes the mission of the organization and how working closely with Allinea enables them to push the limits of HPC technology.

Video: Thomas Sterling Accepts the HPC Vanguard Award

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In this video from SC13, Thomas Sterling from Indiana University accepts the first inaugural HPC Vanguard Award.

Podcast: Radio Free HPC Does the SC13 Wrapup Show

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In this podcast, the Radio Free HPC team discusses what was hot and trending at the SC13 conference in Denver. Big Data was everywhere on the exhibit floor, but the coming requirements of Exascale spurred a number of low-power supercomputing demonstrations that look to be the wave of the future.

PRACE Selects SMEs for the SHAPE HPC pilot

The PRACE SHAPE Pilot was recently established to motivate SMEs to use HPC for industrial innovation and competitiveness, has selected 10 SME applicants to participate.

John West on Why HPC Matters

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John West from DoD Mod writes that the 25th anniversary of the Supercomputing conference should remind us of the importance of HPC in our daily lives.

SC14: Enter the “HPC Matters” Video Challenge

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SC14 will take place in New Orleans next year, and the conference is already promoting a communications campaign entitled “HPC Matters.” You can help carry this message by producing your own #HPCMatters videos, and maybe even win yourself a free registration for next year.

HPC Vanguard Award Goes to Thomas Sterling at SC13

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Today The Exascale Report announced that Dr. Thomas Sterling is the first recipient of the HPC Vanguard Award in recognition of his outstanding leadership role in the HPC community’s strategic push to achieve exascale levels of supercomputing performance.

Slidecast: Strongbox Shared Storage for HPC Data Protection

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“StrongBox is a network attached storage (NAS) appliance that is purpose-built to lower the costs of long-term storage and protection for unstructured, fixed content. By pairing a flexible, policy-driven disk cache with Linear Tape File System (LTFS) technology, StrongBox empowers you to control storage costs without sacrificing data availability.”

Huawei Showcases HPC Cloud at SC13

This week at the SC13 conference, Huawei announced a wide array of next-generation server, storage and networking products for HPC. Designed for HPC architects building HPC clouds — the new products support a wider range of HPC applications than purpose-built clusters deployed in the past.