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Coders tool up for 10 petaflop Blue Waters super

The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) at the University of Illinois has published an interview with professor Laxmikant Kale, who is helping scientists tune their applications for the 10 Petaflop Blue Waters supercomputer that will come online sometime in 2011. That's no small problem since the hardware …
Rich Brueckner, 02 Feb 2011
Broken CD with wrench

Whamcloud staffs up for brighter Lustre

There were rumblings over Christmas break of some big changes in the Lustre community, an open source file project under the control of Oracle, And while no one seems to want to go on the record at the moment, insideHPC has learned that some of Oracle’s key Lustre engineers have recently joined Whamcloud. This is great news for …
Rich Brueckner, 04 Jan 2011