Supercomputer installed in a day

Over 100 people converged to assemble Purdue University’s latest research supercomputer, Rice — in a single day!

Fourth Annual Asian Supercomputing Challenge Winners Revealed

The fourth annual Asian Student Supercomputing Challenge concluded last Friday. All 16 teams, nearly 100 students total, were being honored for making it to the final round in the largest student supercomputing contest in the world.

The Inside Story of Lattice-CSC, #1 Supercomputer on the Green500

An interview with Dr. David Rohr, a postdoctoral scholar at the Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies (FIAS). He is in charge of the GPU-based real-time track reconstruction for the ALICE experiment at CERN.

German HPC Leads European Research

Just before the European HPC community meets in Dublin for the PRACE Scientific and Industrial Conference 2015, the spotlight has fallen on German supercomputing with several announcements about European-wide research which Germany’s Gauss Centre for Supercomputing enables.

China’s 2014 HPC TOP100 list in English

The latest list of the top 100 HPC systems in China has now been released in English, exclusively on The list is released by the Specialty Association of Mathematical & Scientific Software (SAMSS), CSIA.

10 Questions with SC17 General Chair Bernd Mohr

In November 2014, Bernd Mohr was announced as the general chair for the SC17 conference, marking the first time that someone from outside the United States was selected as conference chair.

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This Week in HPC

IBM Powers Up New Servers and India Joins the Petaflop Club

This Week In HPC Episode 71 featuring Addison Snell and Michael Feldman.