Met Office: Step Change for UK in $1.6B Procurement
Authors: Thomas Sorensen, Earl Joseph
Publication Date: 8 202021
Length: 7 pages
In May 2021, the 76th HPC User Forum took place virtually. This update summarizes a presentation from that virtual conference given by Richard Lawrence, IT Fellow for Supercomputing at the Met Office, the UK’s national meteorological service. He provided updates on their current activities, challenges, and goals, as well as gave insights into their procurement process and what the community can expect from the Met Office in the upcoming years.
Berkeley Lab and Collaborators Seek New Security Paradigm
Thomas Sorensen, Bob Sorensen
In September 2021, the 77th HPC User Forum took place virtually. This update summarizes a presentation from that virtual conference given by Dr. Sean Peisert, computer security research lead and staff scientist and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. He provided insights on security in high-performance computing environments, specifically about how emerging technologies and research can advance cybersecurity as an enabling capability as opposed to an impedance to optimal performance or other barrier for users.
October 202021 | HPC User Forum Update
Enabling Performance Portable Climate Simulations on Aurora and Frontier
Bob Sorensen, Melissa Riddle
The HPC User Forum was established in 1999 to promote the health of the global HPC industry and address issues of common concern to users. In September 2019, the 73rd HPC User Forum took place at Argonne National Laboratory in Illinois. This update summarizes a presentation from that meeting entitled Enabling Performance Portable Climate Simulations on Aurora and Frontier by Nichols A. Romero from Argonne National Laboratory.
February 2020 | HPC User Forum Update