At ISC 2016, The Times, They Are A-Changin’

In this special guest feature, Kim McMahon and Brian E. Whitaker share their perspectives on the supercomputer industry from ISC 2016 in Frankfurt. Kim McMahon, Xand McMahon It’s that time of the year again, when those of us in HPC sit back and take stock of our industry. After the rush to release something meaningful at ISC each summer, it’s time to take a breath and measure the progress everyone around us has made since Supercomputing the previous fall. The industry is always changing, but this year, it seems like the rate of change has accelerated. HPC is going beyond traditional workloads, use cases, and even technologies. HPC in the cloud is a real thing. HPC + Big Data is maturing. Machine learning, deep learning, and artificial intelligence are beginning…


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