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HPC connects. Visit Cineca at SC17 in Denver

12 November 2017

After the past good experiences at SC12 in Salt Lake City, at SC13 in Denver, at SC14 in New Orleans and at SC15 in Austin, SC16 in Salt Lake City also this year we will attend to Supercomputing 2017 in Denver. 13-17 November 2017.

Meet our HPC experts at Boot 771 for an overview of our activities and for talking about opportunities for collaboration and services.

During the event, the list Top500 has been announced. The Italian supercomputer MARCONI, available to the Italian and European scientific community by ISCRA and PRACE confirms its rank, number 14 in the Top500 List of the fastest supercomputers in the world. The list reports 6 Italian systems: Marconi (2 partitions) Galileo and DAVIDE are hosted by Cineca, (HPC2 and HPC3 are ENI's supercomputers, and are managed by Cineca too, under the Eni-Cineca framework contract. DAVIDE by E4 has been developed under the PRACE Pre Commercial Procurement.

Moreover, During a ceremony that took place on Nov. 14 Cineca received the IDC innovation award. Hyperion Research User Forum Steering Committee has selected an experiment conducted by Cineca within the Project Fortissimo to receive a 2017 Innovation Award!
"HPC-Cloud-based optimisation of water turbines for power generation"
"We had over 110 submissions for this round, and although the competition was fierce, your effort was overwhelming selected by a wide range of HPC technical and other subject matter experts on our judging panel".

About SC17 "HPC connects"

SC17 is the 29th year of the SC Conference series – once again featuring an exceptional Technical Program, Industry and Research Exhibits, Education Program and many other activities.  SC17 is the one place where attendees can see tomorrow’s technology being used to solve world-class challenge problems today.

if you would like to learn more about SC17, please visit SC17 website