In the last issue of Flash Informatique Vittoria Rezzonico is describing the new server room for the Faculté des Sciences de Base at EPFL. In this server room are also located several of the HPC systems used at EPFL.
CSCS invites you to register to a Parallel Programming Workshop to be held in Manno, on 10.-12.08.2010. Instructors will be Rolf Rabenseifner (HLRS) and Neil Stringfellow (CSCS). Agenda: Day 1 8:30 Registration 9:00 Introduction 9:10 Parallel Architectures and Programming Models (2) 10:10 Coffee break 10:25 MPI-1 – Introduction to the Message Passing Interface (3+3a) 10:25 […]
The president of ETH Zurich, Prof. Ralph Eichler invited last Wednesday, June 16 the Swiss parliamentarian to join over lunch to an introduction of ETH Zurcih activities in High Performance Computing. Prof. Thomas Schulthess presented the activities of CSCS and the different elements of the Swiss National Supercomputing strategy (HPCN). Dr. Peter Binder of MeteoSwiss […]
Here are the slides of Peter Öttl and Fotis Georgatos (CSCS) for their presentation “An overview of operating systems, installation procedures and monitoring at CSCS” for the last hpc-ch forum on Operating Systems for HPC and Installation Methods. Outline: Operating Systems for the Swiss WLCG Tier-2 Installation Methods Chosen Configuration Management Monitoring Tools Slides (PDF) […]
(from ACM TechNew) ETH Zurich scientists working on the FuturIcT project plan to use the world’s largest supercomputers to simulate life on Earth, including the financial system, economies, and whole societies. The ETH researchers, working under the Competence Center for Coping with Crises in Complex Socio-Economic Systems, are analyzing huge amounts of financial data to […]