Old-Timers to Take on Students in Celebrity Pro-Am Cluster Challenge at SC13

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

In this video, Brent Gorda from Intel describes the first annual Celebrity Pro-Am Cluster Challenge at SC13.

For the first time ever, HPC professionals will be competing against the SC13 Student Cluster Competition teams in a winner-take-all cluster showdown. The new event will begin right after the students turn in their last SCC results Wednesday afternoon on Nov. 20, 2013.


The pros will be led by Brent Gorda, GM of Intel’s High Performance Data Division. As the “Father” of the Student Cluster Competition, Gorda has a long track record in HPC including close to a decade working in advanced technology at Lawrence Livermore National Lab.

Read the Full Story.