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Job of the Week: Lead Research Systems Engineer in Portland

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InfoGroup Northwest is seeking a Lead Research Systems Engineer in Portland in our Job of the Week.

Video: High Performance Computing with Python

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“This talk will discuss various strategies to make a serial Python code faster, for example using libraries like NumPy, or tools like Cython which compile Python code. The talk will also discuss the available tools for running Python in parallel, focusing on the mpi4py module which implements MPI (Message Passing Interface) in Python.”

Call for Papers: HiPEAC 2016 in Prague

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The HiPEAC 2016 Conference has issued its Call for Papers. HiPEAC is the European Network of Excellence on High Performance and Embedded Architecture and Compilation.

Sandia’s Mark Taylor Receives DOE Secretary’s Honor Award

Sandia National Laboratories’ Mark Taylor is the chief computational scientist for the Department of Energy’s Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy executive council team.

Today Sandia National Laboratories announced that researcher Mark Taylor has received the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) 2014 Secretary’s Honor Award — the department’s highest non-monetary employee recognition — for his work as chief computational scientist for DOE’s Accelerated Climate Modeling for Energy (ACME) executive council team.

New Magazine Celebrates PRACE Women in HPC

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The Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe in Europe has published the first edition of PRACE Women in HPC Magazine, a collection of success stories celebrating the contribution women make to HPC and computational science. Designed to put the spotlight on the scientific advances made in the past year, the magazine tells the story of women who help make PRACE a world-leading force in HPC-enabled science and the march towards Exascale computing.

GCS in Germany Awards Close to 1 Billion Core Hours

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Today the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS) in Germany announced the award of close to 1 billion compute core hours to scientifically outstanding national research projects.

Call for Presentations: PBS Works User Group

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“Have you simplified your HPC environment or improved productivity with the use of PBS Works products? If so, Altair invites you to share your experiences, tips and tricks and practical lessons through case study style presentations that highlight the effective use of high performance computing. The PBS Works User Group encourages input and participation from a wide range of organizations, large and small, across all sectors.”

German HPC Leads European Research

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The spotlight has fallen on German supercomputing with several announcements about European-wide research which Germany’s Gauss Centre for Supercomputing enables.

SC15 Announces Test of Time Award Winners

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Today SC15 announced the winners of their annual Test of Time Award. The Award recognizes an outstanding paper that has deeply influenced the HPC discipline.

Rescale Rolls Out Cloud HPC and Simulation Platform

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This week Rescale announced their new cloud HPC and simulation solution called ScaleXTM Enterprise. “ScaleX Enterprise is Rescale’s secure and flexible solution for enterprise companies, combining its award-winning engineering simulation platform with a powerful administrative portal and comprehensive developer toolkit.”