During the opening ceremony of the ISC11 exhibition we asked prof. Rolf Krause of the Università della Svizzera italiana for his impression about the hpc-ch booth. Have a look!
Welcome to HPC in Switzerland Welcome to HPC in Switzerland! – hpc-ch is the Swiss HPC Service Provider Community (www.hpc-ch.org). Our mission is to promote knowledge exchange between providers of HPC services in Swiss universities and research centers and to promote HPC in Switzerland. In on-line and in regular meetings the system specialists of hpc-ch [...]
Whether data is processed or deleted in computers, both consume energy. The energy is released as heat. A study has now shown that the heat forming can be avoided, and, in an extreme case, cold can be created – a glimmer of hope for supercomputer centres. The deletion of data, under certain conditions, can create [...]
EPF Lausanne announced today the launch of the ecocloud consortium. The consortium brings several EPFL laboratories together to tackle the skyrocketing electricity demands of Internet data processing centers. At EPFL, twelve laboratories are joining their expertise to form the ecocloud consortium, launched today in a special event at the Rolex Learning Center. Its objective is [...]