|By Business Wire||
|January 21, 2013 12:17 PM EST||
Der HPC Advisory Council, eine führende Organisation für Forschung, Entwicklung, Beratung und Weiterbildung im Bereich Hochleistungsrechnen (High-Performance Computing, HPC) und das Nationale Hochleistungsrechenzentrum der Schweiz (Swiss National Supercomputing Centre, CSCS) veranstalten vom 13. bis 15. März 2013 die 4. HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference 2013 im Lugano Convention Centre im Tessin in der Schweiz. Die Konferenz informiert ihre Teilnehmer über die Fortschritte von Exascale in der Europäischen Union und bietet ein umfassendes Weiterbildungsprogramm zu Themen wie Beschleunigern, Hochgeschwindigkeitsverbindungen, Big Data, HPC Cloud, Weiterentwicklung von Speichertechnik und Servern, Middleware und Kommunikationsbibliotheken. Die Teilnehmer erhalten außerdem fortgeschrittenes, praxisnahes Training in Bereichen wie Clustering, Netzwerke, Fehlerbehebung, Tuning und Leistungsoptimierungen. Vortrags- und Sponsoringgelegenheiten sind in begrenztem Umfang verfügbar.
„Die HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference 2013 bietet reichhaltige Bildungsinhalte, die von einigen der renommiertesten Experten und Wissenschaftlern der Branche vermittelt werden und den Anwendern Hilfe bei der Optimierung ihrer Hochleistungssysteme zur Steigerung der Produktivität ihrer Applikationen gewähren”, sagte Gilad Shainer, Chairman des HPC Advisory Council. „Wir freuen uns auf die erneute Zusammenarbeit mit dem Swiss National Supercomputing Centre bei dieser bevorstehenden praktischen Fachschulung und Fortbildungsveranstaltung. Wir werden die Branche und Community-Organisationen weiterhin unterstützen und Ressourcen zur Verfügung stellen, um die Möglichkeiten von HPC-Systemen wirksamer einzusetzen und um Produktivität und Effizienz zu steigern.“
„Das Swiss National Supercomputing Centre begrüßt die kontinuierliche Zusammenarbeit mit dem HPC Advisory Council“, sagte Hussein Nasser El-Harake vom Swiss National Supercomputing Centre, der in der Schweiz die Funktion als Direktor des HPC Advisory Council Center of Excellence ausübt. „Der Council stellt auch künftig einen Eckpfeiler für die Beratung und Weiterbildung im Bereich HPC dar und wir freuen uns, den Teilnehmern ein sehr umfassendes und hochwertiges Schulungsprogramm zu bieten, das ihre Nutzung von HPC-Technologien und -Plattformen für traditionelle HPC-Applikationen sowie für neue Applikationen wie Big Data und Cloud verbessert.“
Das vollständige Programm und den Zeitplan finden Sie auf der Konferenz-Website. Die Gebühr für die dreitägige Konferenz beträgt CHF 80'00. Eine Anmeldung ist erforderlich und kann auf der Anmeldungsseite der HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference erfolgen.
Die HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference wird von folgenden Firmen gesponsert: AMD, IBM, Mellanox Technologies, NetApp, NVIDIA, Panasas, Swiss National Supercomputing Centre und Xyratex. Das Mediensponsoring sowie die Medienberichterstattung werden von HPC-CH, HPCwire, insideHPC und Scientific Computing World übernommen. In begrenztem Umfang sind noch Sponsoringmöglichkeiten verfügbar, die eine hervorragende Chance für budgetfreundliche Werbung bieten.
- HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference – Website
- HPC Advisory Council Switzerland Conference – Anmeldung
- Vorläufige Tagesordnung der HPC Advisory Council Conference
- Ausschreibung für Redner
- Der HPC Advisory Council ist auf Twitter und Facebook zu erreichen
Über den HPC Advisory Council
Ziele des HPC Advisory Council sind das Überbrücken der Kluft im Hochleistungsrechnen (HPC) zwischen der momentanen Nutzung und dem Potenzial, das Heranführen neuer Anwender an die vorteilhaften Fähigkeiten von HPC zur Verbesserung von Forschung, Bildung, Innovation und Produktfertigung, das Vermitteln des nötigen Fachwissens für den Betrieb von HPC-Systemen, das Bereitstellen der nötigen Instrumente für Anwendungsentwickler zum Ermöglichen von Parallelverarbeitung sowie die Förderung der Qualifizierung und Eingliederung von HPC-Systemprodukten. Weitere Informationen über den HPC Advisory Council erhalten Sie unter www.hpcadvisorycouncil.com.
Die Ausgangssprache, in der der Originaltext veröffentlicht wird, ist die offizielle und autorisierte Version. Übersetzungen werden zur besseren Verständigung mitgeliefert. Nur die Sprachversion, die im Original veröffentlicht wurde, ist rechtsgültig. Gleichen Sie deshalb Übersetzungen mit der originalen Sprachversion der Veröffentlichung ab.
The Internet of Things is not new. Historically, smart businesses have used its basic concept of leveraging data to drive better decision making and have capitalized on those insights to realize additional revenue opportunities. So, what has changed to make the Internet of Things one of the hottest topics in tech? In his session at @ThingsExpo, Chris Gray, Director, Embedded and Internet of Things, discussed the underlying factors that are driving the economics of intelligent systems. Discover how hardware commoditization, the ubiquitous nature of connectivity, and the emergence of Big Data a...
Dec. 21, 2014 02:00 PM EST Reads: 3,071
"BSQUARE is in the business of selling software solutions for smart connected devices. It's obvious that IoT has moved from being a technology to being a fundamental part of business, and in the last 18 months people have said let's figure out how to do it and let's put some focus on it, " explained Dave Wagstaff, VP & Chief Architect, at BSQUARE Corporation, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4-6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 21, 2014 01:00 PM EST Reads: 2,610
The major cloud platforms defy a simple, side-by-side analysis. Each of the major IaaS public-cloud platforms offers their own unique strengths and functionality. Options for on-site private cloud are diverse as well, and must be designed and deployed while taking existing legacy architecture and infrastructure into account. Then the reality is that most enterprises are embarking on a hybrid cloud strategy and programs. In this Power Panel at 15th Cloud Expo (http://www.CloudComputingExpo.com), moderated by Ashar Baig, Research Director, Cloud, at Gigaom Research, Nate Gordon, Director of T...
Dec. 21, 2014 11:30 AM EST Reads: 3,143
SYS-CON Events announced today that IDenticard will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. IDenticard™ is the security division of Brady Corp (NYSE: BRC), a $1.5 billion manufacturer of identification products. We have small-company values with the strength and stability of a major corporation. IDenticard offers local sales, support and service to our customers across the United States and Canada. Our partner network encompasses some 300 of the world's leading systems integrators and security s...
Dec. 21, 2014 10:00 AM EST Reads: 2,726
SYS-CON Events announced today that Windstream, a leading provider of advanced network and cloud communications, has been named “Silver Sponsor” of SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9–11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York, NY. Windstream (Nasdaq: WIN), a FORTUNE 500 and S&P 500 company, is a leading provider of advanced network communications, including cloud computing and managed services, to businesses nationwide. The company also offers broadband, phone and digital TV services to consumers primarily in rural areas.
Dec. 21, 2014 08:30 AM EST Reads: 2,943
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced that it is bringing a greater level of control, security and flexibility to cloud-based application development and delivery with a single-tenant version of Bluemix, IBM's platform-as-a-service. The new platform enables developers to build ap...
Dec. 21, 2014 06:15 AM EST Reads: 3,272
The BPM world is going through some evolution or changes where traditional business process management solutions really have nowhere to go in terms of development of the road map. In this demo at 15th Cloud Expo, Kyle Hansen, Director of Professional Services at AgilePoint, shows AgilePoint’s unique approach to dealing with this market circumstance by developing a rapid application composition or development framework.
Dec. 20, 2014 11:00 PM EST Reads: 2,092
“In the past year we've seen a lot of stabilization of WebRTC. You can now use it in production with a far greater degree of certainty. A lot of the real developments in the past year have been in things like the data channel, which will enable a whole new type of application," explained Peter Dunkley, Technical Director at Acision, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 20, 2014 08:00 AM EST Reads: 2,245
DevOps Summit 2015 New York, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that it is now accepting Keynote Proposals. The widespread success of cloud computing is driving the DevOps revolution in enterprise IT. Now as never before, development teams must communicate and collaborate in a dynamic, 24/7/365 environment. There is no time to wait for long development cycles that produce software that is obsolete at launch. DevOps may be disruptive, but it is essential.
Dec. 18, 2014 09:45 PM EST Reads: 2,033
"People are a lot more knowledgeable about APIs now. There are two types of people who work with APIs - IT people who want to use APIs for something internal and the product managers who want to do something outside APIs for people to connect to them," explained Roberto Medrano, Executive Vice President at SOA Software, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 18, 2014 09:00 AM EST Reads: 2,357
Nigeria has the largest economy in Africa, at more than US$500 billion, and ranks 23rd in the world. A recent re-evaluation of Nigeria's true economic size doubled the previous estimate, and brought it well ahead of South Africa, which is a member (unlike Nigeria) of the G20 club for political as well as economic reasons. Nigeria's economy can be said to be quite diverse from one point of view, but heavily dependent on oil and gas at the same time. Oil and natural gas account for about 15% of Nigera's overall economy, but traditionally represent more than 90% of the country's exports and as...
Dec. 18, 2014 06:00 AM EST Reads: 1,394
The Internet of Things is a misnomer. That implies that everything is on the Internet, and that simply should not be - especially for things that are blurring the line between medical devices that stimulate like a pacemaker and quantified self-sensors like a pedometer or pulse tracker. The mesh of things that we manage must be segmented into zones of trust for sensing data, transmitting data, receiving command and control administrative changes, and peer-to-peer mesh messaging. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Ryan Bagnulo, Solution Architect / Software Engineer at SOA Software, focused on desi...
Dec. 17, 2014 11:15 PM EST Reads: 2,311
"At our booth we are showing how to provide trust in the Internet of Things. Trust is where everything starts to become secure and trustworthy. Now with the scaling of the Internet of Things it becomes an interesting question – I've heard numbers from 200 billion devices next year up to a trillion in the next 10 to 15 years," explained Johannes Lintzen, Vice President of Sales at Utimaco, in this SYS-CON.tv interview at @ThingsExpo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 17, 2014 11:00 PM EST Reads: 2,300
"For over 25 years we have been working with a lot of enterprise customers and we have seen how companies create applications. And now that we have moved to cloud computing, mobile, social and the Internet of Things, we see that the market needs a new way of creating applications," stated Jesse Shiah, CEO, President and Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., in this SYS-CON.tv interview at 15th Cloud Expo, held Nov 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA.
Dec. 17, 2014 08:00 PM EST Reads: 2,297
SYS-CON Events announced today that Gridstore™, the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built to optimize Microsoft workloads, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 16th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY. Gridstore™ is the leader in hyper-converged infrastructure purpose-built for Microsoft workloads and designed to accelerate applications in virtualized environments. Gridstore’s hyper-converged infrastructure is the industry’s first all flash version of HyperConverged Appliances that include both compute and storag...
Dec. 17, 2014 06:30 PM EST Reads: 2,271
Today’s enterprise is being driven by disruptive competitive and human capital requirements to provide enterprise application access through not only desktops, but also mobile devices. To retrofit existing programs across all these devices using traditional programming methods is very costly and time consuming – often prohibitively so. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Jesse Shiah, CEO, President, and Co-Founder of AgilePoint Inc., discussed how you can create applications that run on all mobile devices as well as laptops and desktops using a visual drag-and-drop application – and eForms-buildi...
Dec. 17, 2014 11:45 AM EST Reads: 2,389
We certainly live in interesting technological times. And no more interesting than the current competing IoT standards for connectivity. Various standards bodies, approaches, and ecosystems are vying for mindshare and positioning for a competitive edge. It is clear that when the dust settles, we will have new protocols, evolved protocols, that will change the way we interact with devices and infrastructure. We will also have evolved web protocols, like HTTP/2, that will be changing the very core of our infrastructures. At the same time, we have old approaches made new again like micro-services...
Dec. 16, 2014 11:45 PM EST Reads: 2,279
Code Halos - aka "digital fingerprints" - are the key organizing principle to understand a) how dumb things become smart and b) how to monetize this dynamic. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Robert Brown, AVP, Center for the Future of Work at Cognizant Technology Solutions, outlined research, analysis and recommendations from his recently published book on this phenomena on the way leading edge organizations like GE and Disney are unlocking the Internet of Things opportunity and what steps your organization should be taking to position itself for the next platform of digital competition.
Dec. 15, 2014 11:45 PM EST Reads: 2,652
The 3rd International Internet of @ThingsExpo, co-located with the 16th International Cloud Expo - to be held June 9-11, 2015, at the Javits Center in New York City, NY - announces that its Call for Papers is now open. The Internet of Things (IoT) is the biggest idea since the creation of the Worldwide Web more than 20 years ago.
Dec. 15, 2014 10:30 AM EST Reads: 8,232
As the Internet of Things unfolds, mobile and wearable devices are blurring the line between physical and digital, integrating ever more closely with our interests, our routines, our daily lives. Contextual computing and smart, sensor-equipped spaces bring the potential to walk through a world that recognizes us and responds accordingly. We become continuous transmitters and receivers of data. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Andrew Bolwell, Director of Innovation for HP's Printing and Personal Systems Group, discussed how key attributes of mobile technology – touch input, sensors, social, and ...
Dec. 15, 2014 10:00 AM EST Reads: 3,355