We asked some participants of the HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Workshop 2013 to share with us their experiences on the workshop. We interviewed have been made during an evening event on the Lake of Lugano.
Call for participation: CSCS-USI Summer School on Computer Simulations in Science and Engineering, 8-19 July 2013, Lugano, Switzerland Sponsored by Swiss Graduate Program FoMICS “Foundations in Mathematics and Informatics for Computer Simulations in Science and Engineering”. CSCS-USI will be hosting a two-week summer school on parallel programming aimed at graduate/PhD students who are new to [...]
Getting the best out of multi-core, 10-12 December 2012 – Course organized by Swiss National Supercomputing Centre CSCS, Lugano, Switzerland. Optimizing a Memory-bound Application – Making the Laplacian Fast Benjamin Cumming, CSCS OpenMP Performance (and bugs) Neil Stringfellow, CSCS Affinity and NUMA Benjamin Cumming, CSCS MPI/OpenMP Hybrid Programming Neil Stringfellow, CSCS Intel Xeon Phi (or [...]
Getting the best out of multi-core, 10-12 December 2012 – Course organized by Swiss National Supercomputing Centre CSCS, Lugano, Switzerland. Dgemm Performance Optimization Gilles Fourestey, CSCS Threading Models and OpenMP Neil Stringfellow, CSCS REVEAL: Introducing OpenMP Directives to Your Code Themis Athanassiadou, CSCS Intel Performance & Optimization Tools Sadaf Alam, CSCS Parallel Debugging Tools Jean-Guillaume [...]
The Swiss National Supercomputing Centre CSCS in Lugano, Switzerland, organized on December 10-12, 2012 the course “Getting the best out of multi-core”. Modern multi-core x86 processors have 100 times more peak performance than similar single-core processors from ten years ago, but most applications haven’t been able to leverage this power to their advantage. The three-day [...]