We interviewed Rich Brueckner of insideHPC about the relevance of HPC in Switzerland and why Thomas Schulthess has been named this year’s Rock Star of HPC. Have a look!
Some weeks ago SWITCH joined the hpc-ch community as a guest. SWITCH is a foundation created by the Swiss University cantons and the Federal Government with the mission to provide innovative, unique internet services for the Swiss universities. SWITCH is also the major Swiss contributor to the EGI-InSPIRE project (grid computing). SWITCH will be represented […]
We are happy to announce the events of the hpc-ch community for the year 2011. Like in 2010 we will organize two Forums where we will discuss important topics for our community. Both topics have been selected by the community representatives during the last Forum on parallel file systems for HPC hosted by ETH Zurich. […]
A larger group of hpc-ch representatives from different Swiss universities did meet at the last SC10 conference in New Orleans. The meeting has been organized by Vittoria Rezzonico from EPF Lausanne (thanks Vittoria!). During this meeting our members had the possibility to exchange some news about their organizations and to exchange some recommendations for the […]
A look to the schedule of the Supercomputing Conference (SC10) in New Orleans (November 13-19, 2010) shows that Switzerland is being represented in panels, doctoral research showcases and as a ACM Gordon Bell Finalist. Will Sawyer (CSCS) will be chair of the technological thrust area Addressing Climate Change Uncertainties. Each year, the SC Technical Program […]