Production Supercomputing - A selection of global perspectives


Auditorium, ARRC Building, 26 Dick Perry Avenue Kensington 6151

Date and Time: 
Tuesday, February 21, 2012 -
1:00pm to 4:00pm

iVEC presents a series of talks from international experts regarding the leading edge of practical supercomputing.

As part of the development of the Pawsey Centre Project iVEC has invited a number of leading practicioners in the supercomputing field to share the benefits of their experience. We are pleased to invite our friends to also share in this through an afternoon of talks examining current best practice in production supercomputing, followed by informal discussion over afternoon tea.

The talks and speakers are as follows:

Blue Waters Plus A Super System to Solve Super Challenges William Kramer, PhD, University of Illinois

What happened to my escalator? Ian Reid, Phd. NAG Ltd UK

Trade-offs in Petascale and Archival Storage Gene McGill, ARSC/UAF, Farbanks, USA

Addressing the Problem of Data Mobility for Data-Intensive Science William Johnson

For detailed abstracts and event information please click here to visit the event page on the iVEC website.

RSVP: Please RSVP to for catering purposes.