In order to permanently assure their competitiveness, enterprises and institutions are increasingly forced to deliver highest performance. Powerful computers, among the best in the world, can reliably support them in doing so.
This information half-day is targeted towards decision makers in companies that would like to learn more about the advantages of using high performance computers in their field of business. They will be given extensive information about the properties and the capabilities of the computers as well as access methods and security aspects. In addition we present our comprehensive service offering - ranging from individual consulting via training courses to visualization. Real world examples will finally allow an interesting insight into our current activities.
14:00-14:15 "Welcome" / local registration
14:15-15:15 Advantages of using high performance computers
15:15-15:45 Coffee break
15:45-16:30 Technical details / access methods and security
16:30-16:45 Coffee break
16:45-17:15 Real world examples
17:15-17:30 Questions and answers
17:30-18:30 Tour through CAVE and compute room
German (in English, if required/all slides in English)
Please apply through this online-registration-form with course number 2014-IS-(3)
for registration is Oct 31, 2014.
The attendance to this course is free.
If you cannot come to the course, please send an email to the organizer as soon as possible. This would allow us to accept additional participants from the waiting-list. There is no cancelation fee.
- Services of the National HPC Center Stuttgart (HLRS) HLRS and Industrial Services of HLRS
- Consulting by SICOS. The Sicos BW GmbH was founded by the computing centers of the University of Stuttgart (High Performance Computing Center) and the KIT (Steinbuch Center for Computing). They are supported by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts in Baden-Württemberg.
HLRS is part of the Gauss Centre for Supercomputing (GCS), which is one of the six PRACE Advanced Training Centres (PATCs) that started in Feb. 2012. The mandate for the PATCs is as follows: "The PRACE Advanced Training Centres will serve as European hubs of advanced, world-class training for researchers working in the computational sciences." (see D3.2.3)
This course is a PATC course, see also the PRACE Training Portal and Events. For participants from public research institutions in PRACE countries, the course fee is sponsored through the PRACE PATC program.
HLRS is also member of the Baden-Württemberg initiative bwHPC-C5.
This course is also provided within the framework of the bwHPC-C5 user Support.