Intel® Scalable System Framework announcement

The Intel® Cluster Ready program has laid out in recent years a strong technical basis for successful HPC cluster solution deployments, cluster application compliance, and turnkey Linux cluster reference designs. Intel® Scalable System Framework (Intel® SSF) takes these concepts further and provides a holistic architectural approach for future HPC deployments by enabling a wide range of highly workload-optimized solutions. In 2016 Intel is transitioning the core elements of the Intel® … [Read more...]

Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 product family solutions

Intel® Cluster Ready partners - Atipa Technologies, Boston Ltd, Fujitsu, MEGWARE, transtec AG - have been demonstrating early adoption of the new processor family with solutions for Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 v4 based clusters ready to go now, assuring compliance with a standardized cluster platform validated by Intel® Cluster Checker 3. Learn More Find Reference Designs Find Providers … [Read more...]

Announcing Intel® Cluster Ready Specification 1.4

Specification and all tools of the Intel® Cluster Ready architecture as a compliant standardized cluster platform have been released to support next generation Intel processor families, designed to provide extensible cluster diagnostics and to save time moving from concept to high-performance production systems. Intel® Cluster Ready Specification 1.4 Update to adjust to current and upcoming Linux operating system environments, and to detailed requirements of currently registered … [Read more...]

Webinar – A New Approach to Compute Intensive Engineering

Intel® Cluster Ready and Altair recently partnered to produce a webinar covering the specific ways computing can deliver value to engineering organizations, and described Altair's turnkey appliance solution that makes it easier and more affordable for engineering organizations to adopt HPC systems. Altair will also presented a case study from one of its CAE appliance users. Watch the joint webinar with Intel Cluster Ready and Altair here! … [Read more...]

Webinar – High Performance Computing in Multiphysics Modeling

Intel and COMSOL co-hosted a webinar bringing together expertise from both the hardware and software side of HPC. You will be introduced to the concept of multiphysics applications and how they can be effectively simulated in each step of the approach. Then you will see a presentation of the most appropriate hardware configuration for modeling such applications. This will introduce you to the concepts of shared-memory and distributed computing and when to apply both of these simultaneously – … [Read more...]

Announcing Intel® Cluster Ready certified solutions

Intel® Cluster Ready certified Cluster solutions based on the Intel® Xeon® E5-2600 v3 processor family Several Intel Cluster Ready partners have been demonstrating early adoption of the new processor family with solutions for Intel Xeon E5-2600 v3 based clusters ready to go now: Altair, Atipa, Boston Limited, COMSOL, E4 Computer Engineering, ICON, MEGWARE, PowerLeader, science+computing ag, transtec AG, Viglen - assuring compliance with a standardized cluster platform validated by Intel Cluster … [Read more...]

Announcing Intel® Cluster Checker version 2.2

Cluster Checker v2.2 As Technical High Performance Computing gets a huge boost moving to new generations of Intel® Xeon® Processors and Intel® Xeon® Phi Coprocessors, the latest Intel® Cluster Checker provides robust cluster diagnostics to move concept to production faster than planned, supporting Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors (codename: Knights Corner) and 4th Generation Intel® Core™ Processors (codename: Haswell). To help our Intel Cluster Ready partners take full advantage of the latest … [Read more...]

Discover Your Parallel Universe

Join Intel at ISC’14 Join Intel in Booth #540 to “Discover Your Parallel Universe” at International Supercomputing 2014.  We’re using this theme to emphasize the importance of modernizing codes and algorithms to take full advantage of modern processors with multiple cores such as those found in Intel® Xeon® processors and Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors. We are also using our theme as an inspiration for the researchers, scientists, and engineers that are changing the world every day. We are … [Read more...]

A Simpler Path to Accelerating Research and Design

Bringing the power of HPC to your research and design efforts no longer has to be a complex undertaking. Intel Cluster Ready simplifies cluster computing, and the HPC Advisory Council makes it even easier by providing best practice recommendations, step-by-step application installation guides, expert advice, online access to Intel Cluster Ready clusters, and more. Learn More Read the Technology Brief to learn more View Intel Cluster Ready Installation Best Practices … [Read more...]

5X Computing Boost at University of Erlangen-Nurnberg

Intel announced that an Intel Cluster Ready certified 500-node cluster by NEC has helped speed application performance by about five times at the University of Erlangen-Nurnberg. NEC used Intel® Xeon® 5650 processors to create the largest Intel Cluster Ready certified system to date. Learn More Read the full Chip Shot Download the Case Study … [Read more...]