NICS Gets Faster Application Performance with the Cray® CS300™ Cluster Supercomputer Based on Intel® Xeon Phi™ Coprocessors

In 2011, NICS set out to explore ways researchers could take advantage of emerging processing technologies. Prompted by the shift in the computing landscape to parallelism for meeting increasing performance needs, NICS researchers proposed to port and optimize scientific codes to the Intel Xeon Phi coprocessors. To read more about this process download this white paper.