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Best Practices Demonstrate Record Performance on LS-DYNA


Over at the Mellanox Blog, Scot Schultz writes that a new HPCAC Best Practices Paper shows record application performance for LS-DYNA Automotive Crash Simulation.

Thomas Sterling to Keynote OFA Developer Workshop

Thomas Sterling

Today the Open Fabrics Alliance announced that Thomas Sterling from Indiana University will keynote the 2014 OpenFabrics International Developer Workshop.

IBTA Releases Updated Integrators’ List


This week the InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA) announced the availability of its October 2013 Combined Cable and Device Integrators’ List.

Supermicro Amps Up TwinPro Servers with FDR InfiniBand

“Supermicro’s new 2U TwinPro and TwinPro² maximize performance and power savings by integrating the fastest storage and network technologies available into a resource-optimized, energy efficient 2U Twin architecture.”

Mellanox Interconnects come to SYNNEX GSA Schedule


Federal buyers of high performance networks got a boost this week with the announcement that Mellanox end-to-end InfiniBand and Ethernet interconnect solutions are now available through SYNNEX Corporation’s General Services Administration (GSA) Schedule.

Zenovia Digital Exchange Speeds Transactions with Mellanox FDR

Today Mellanox announced that Zenovia Exchange, a real-time display media buying platform, selected Mellanox’s end-to-end FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand solutions to further improve transaction speed and bid decisioning for ad buyers.

Yellowstone High Performance Architecture for Atmospheric Sciences


“Yellowstone is a 1.5-petaflops high-performance computing system with 72,288 processor cores, 144.6 TB of memory, and 29 times the workload throughput of NCAR’s Bluefire supercomputer, which was decommissioned January 31, 2013.”

Video: Supercomputing – A Ground Based Instrument for Exploration


In this video from the Mellanox event at SC13, Bob Ciotti, Supercomputing Systems Lead Systems Architect at the NASA Advanced Supercomputing Division presents: Supercomputing: A Ground Based Instrument for Exploration.

Slidecast: IBTA & OpenFabrics Update from SC13


In this slidecast, Bill Lee from the InfiniBand Trade Association and Rupert Dance from the Open Fabrics Alliance provide an update on InfiniBand and RDMA from their joint booth at SC13.

Mellanox FDR InfiniBand Continues Momentum on the TOP500 at SC13


“FDR InfiniBand delivers today the highest performance for high-performance computing, cloud, Web 2.0, database and storage applications. Our interconnect solutions connect nearly half of the world’s Petaflop systems, demonstrating the high system efficiency and scalability that our interconnect provides. We continue with our development efforts to bring the next generation of 100Gb/s interconnect solutions, which are expected to be released in 2014/2015 time frame.”