Planning for the Convergence of HPC and Big Data

This is the forth article in a series on six strategies for maximizing GPU clusters. These best practices can will be helpful as you plan for the convergence of HPC and big data analytics . Strategy 5: Plan for the Convergence of HPC and Big Data Analytics Download the insideHPC Guide to Managing GPU Clusters As an open source tool designed to navigate large amounts of data, Hadoop continues to find new uses in HPC. While traditional Hadoop applications do not run on GPU hardware, version 2 of Hadoop supports virtually any computing model or hardware environment. This flexibility allows Hadoop to be used for more than the traditional MapReduce applications and opens up many possibilities. In particular, breakthrough deep learning performance has been achieved with new algorithms and can be accelerated…


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