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Video: Shared Memory Communications Over RDMA (SMC-R) Update

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“SMC-R is an open sockets over RDMA protocol that provides transparent exploitation of RDMA (for TCP based applications) while preserving key functions and qualities of service from the TCP/IP ecosystem that enterprise level servers/network depend on.”

Video: Exploring NFS/RDMA

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In this video from the OpenFabrics International Developer Workshop 2014, Shirley Ma and Chuck Lever from Oracle present: Exploring NFS/RDMA.

Nvidia to Offer Full CUDA Support for OpenPOWER in 4Q2014

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“Nvidia is adding CUDA software support for GPUs with IBM POWER CPUs. IBM and Nvidia are demonstrating the first GPU accelerator framework for Java, showing an order of magnitude performance improvement on Hadoop Analytics applications compared to a CPU-only implementation.”

Windows RDMA File Storage

Talpey

“Utilizing Mellanox’s RDMA-based interconnect solutions and Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, end-users can increase their application performance, improve their data center system efficiency, as well as consolidate their server and storage network infrastructure over a single-wire network for optimal CAPEX and OPEX savings.”

Scalable and Resilient MPI and GPUDirect RDMA

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In this video from the Mellanox booth at SC13, DK Panda from Ohio State presents: High Performance Scalable and Fault Resilient MPI and GPUDirect RDMA. See more talks from the Mellanox Booth.

Torsten Hoefler on How the SC13 Best Paper Came Together

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“In this work, we develop scalable bufferless protocols that implement the MPI-3.0 specification. Our protocols support scaling to millions of cores with negligible memory consumption while providing highest performance and minimal overheads.”

Results from the First-Ever Student RDMA Programming Competition

In this video trailer, the HPC Advisory Council announced the winners of the first-ever Student RDMA Programming Competition.

Mellanox RDMA Solution Enables 2X Faster Access to File Storage

Today Mellanox announced that their FDR InfiniBand-powered RDMA Solution Enables 2X Faster Access to File Storage.