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Versión Española

Nov 16th

ETSI Telecomunicación (UPM) Madrid, Spain

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We lining up some of the most relevant industry leaders in Big Data for keynote sessions. The time limit to submit proposals is over so we will soon reveal the definitive list of speakers.

14:30 ~ 15:00
Salón de actos (Building C)

Oscar de Bustos

HPC Line of Business Manager
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HPC - climbing up the Exascale - case study of Mont-Blanc

There is a continued need for higher compute performance: scientific grand challenges, engineering, geophysics, bioinformatics, etc. However, energy is increasingly becoming one of the most expensive resources and the dominant cost item for running a large computing facility. In fact the total energy cost of a few years of operation can almost equal the cost of the hardware infrastructure. Energy efficiency is already a primary concern for the design of any computer system and it is unanimously recognized that Big Data systems will be strongly constrained by power.

TAKE-AWAY POINTS
  • - HPC is a leading innovator of energy efficiency and thus all other IT markets will follow
  • - HPC is leveraging Big Data technologies in some customer sites
  • - HPC is a leading innovator in the use of new technologies such as ARM processors to crank up power and lower energy use