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SCHEDULE: NOV 12-18, 2011

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Hybrid Solutions with a Vector-Architecture for Efficiency

SESSION: Heterogeneous Computing

EVENT TYPE: Exhibitor Forum

TIME: 2:00PM - 2:30PM

Presenter(s):Rudolf Fischer

ROOM:WSCC 611/612

The important topic of HPC these days is sustained performance on real applications per total cost of ownership. NEC’s target is to optimise this by providing hybrid systems, addressing the diversity of user requirements in the optimal way. NEC’s scalar product line, the LX-Series, is based on industry-standard components and very successful because of NEC’s ability to maximize application performance on x86-based and GPU-accelerated compute clusters. Vector architectures feature a high efficiency by design. Therefore NEC is developing the next generation NEC SX vector system focussing on TCO-enhancements through superior computational and power efficiency. The real challenge lies in the seamless integration of a variety of such components into a hybrid system. NEC has installed such systems at big customer sites, getting valuable feedback, and is working to enhance the seamless integration to improve the personal efficiency of the scientific user.

Chair/Presenter Details:

Rudolf Fischer - NEC Corporation

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