HPC User Forum @ HLRS (Oct. 28-29, 2014)

17 December 2014

On October 28 and 29, the High Performance Computing Center Stuttgart hosted the 55th IDC HPC User Forum at its premises in Stuttgart-Vaihingen.

More than 60 participants with HPC interest had followed the invitation of the organizers from the International Data Corporation (IDC). The two days spanning agenda revolved around a number of current HPC related topics such as “Future HPC Directions” or “New Directions in Alternative HPC Processors”. Thereby HPC users shared their experience by presenting various HPC case studies whilst in addition IDC provided the audience with a most recent HPC Market Update.

The feedback given by the participants proved that the gathering at the HLRS premises was considered a very successful meeting as they expressed their thanks and appreciation for the good talks, good attendance, good arrangements and strong audience participation within this Forum event.