HPC Advisory Council Announces New Programs and Workshops to Drive High-Performance Computing Outreach and Capabilities
Leading Server, Software, Storage, and Networking Vendors and End-users Join to Expand HPC Knowledge and Future Development
SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The HPC Advisory Council, a leading organization for high-performance computing outreach and education, today announced that the council has expanded its educational and advisory programs to promote the expansion of high-performance computing in education, industry, and scientific applications. In addition to providing best practices for increasing the utilization, productivity and power efficiency for high-performance applications, the council will host world-wide HPC workshops in the US, Europe and Asia and will expand its research to include HPC as a Service (HPCaaS), virtualization, and HPC in a cloud.
“The HPC Advisory Council will continue to assist and provide resources for industry and community organizations to better leverage HPC system capabilities and improve productivity and efficiency.”
“In recent months, the HPC Advisory Council has increased its membership to over 80 organizations, provided live demonstrations of HPC technology at major industry conferences, delivered the first of our educational donations to foster the use of HPC technology in schools, and made significant content releases for application best practices to include applications from weather research, CFD, automotive simulation, bioscience, chemistry and more,” said Gilad Shainer, chairman of the HPC Advisory Council. “The HPC Advisory Council will continue to assist and provide resources for industry and community organizations to better leverage HPC system capabilities and improve productivity and efficiency.”
The HPC Advisory Council is a membership organization that offers expertise and resources that facilitate the use of HPC systems in new organizations. Its member organizations include industry-leading server, software, storage, and networking vendors, and international research institutions. Recently, the Council has conducted several demonstrations and workshops that further these goals, and has expanded its programs in other key areas:
About the HPC Advisory Council
The HPC Advisory Council’s mission is to provide expertise and other resources that facilitate broader usage of HPC systems in government, education, industry, and research disciplines. Council members collectively bring together hundreds of years of expertise to help users improve efficiencies for better research, education, innovation and product manufacturing; to provide application designers with the tools needed to enable parallel computing; to strengthen the qualification and integration of HPC system products; to allow companies to develop better products and services and be more competitive; and to support comprehensive and complete education foundations by providing information and equipment to allow students to learn about HPC. For more information about the HPC Advisory Council, please visit http://www.hpcadvisorycouncil.com.