Ansys has announced plans to acquire Reaction Design, which develops chemistry simulation software.
HPC Wales was recognized for Open Data excellence at the recent Next Generation Digital Challenge Awards ceremony in Wembley. HPC Wales continues to be one of the most successful organizations out there for bringing high performance computing to the Missing Middle.
With a broader user community making use of HPC computing, there are significant changes in the work mix of jobs being processed by HPC systems. A move away from large parallel applications toward a wider variety of smaller and shorter running applications put new and different strains on both PBS and the system overall. To address these workloads, we have begun to deploy new strategies, including a hook to limit job initiation rates, as well as working with our users to address their needs to run thousands or millions of independent cases.