By Martin Anderson, (Ergonomist)
''While there are numerous vital platforms in excessive functionality computing (HPC) to be had this day, the HPC neighborhood lacks a unmarried reference at the key facets of the platforms, similar to program workloads, procurement timeline, and amenities specification. This publication presents the 1st complete source to explain those structures and their and software program architectures. the 1st a part of the publication explores present developments in HPC. the second one half provides targeted descriptions of deployed structures that span a few architectures, program workloads, amenities, and sponsors''--
''Preface we're happy to offer you with this selection of fabric that captures a image of the wealthy historical past of perform in modern excessive functionality Computing. As evidenced within the chapters of this publication, excessive functionality Computing maintains to flourish, either in and examine, either locally and the world over. whereas a lot of the focal point of HPC is at the architectures, an important surroundings is accountable for this luck. Why I edited this booklet My aim with this ebook has been to focus on major structures and amenities in excessive functionality computing. Early on, my major concentration used to be proposed to be at the architectural layout of vital and profitable HPC structures. notwithstanding, i spotted that HPC is ready greater than simply undefined: it really is an environment that incorporates software program, functions, amenities, educators, software program builders, scientists, directors, sponsors, and plenty of different components. This e-book is a photo of those modern HPC ecosystems, that are usually punctuated with a site's flagship approach. commonly, HPC is turning out to be the world over, so I invited contributions from a large base of organisations together with america, China, Japan, Russia, Germany, and Switzerland. My pleasure approximately this ebook grew as i began inviting authors to give a contribution: all people stated 'yes!' in reality, a result of obstacles on hardback publishing, we needed to restrict the variety of chapters that shall we contain during this variation; even if, switch in HPC is accelerating, so a moment version of this e-book will be warranted. As I clarify within the advent, the speed of swap in HPC is accelerating''-- Read more...
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