[Beowulf] BWBUG meeting, November 16, 2004 at McLean VA,
DoD HPC moderization
becker at scyld.com
Mon Nov 15 17:56:30 PST 2004
--- Special Notes:
-- This months meeting has been shifted one week later due to SC2004
-- It will be held in McLean VA, not in Greenbelt
-- We will have a short SC2004 report by Donald Becker
Date: Tuesday November 16, 2004
Time: 2:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Northrop Grumman IT, McLean Virginia
The DoD High Performance Computing Modernization Program
Speakers: Mr. Cray J. Henry
Mr. Henry is the Director of the Department of Defense (DOD)
High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP)
under the direction of the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense
(Science and Technology) (DUSD[S&T]).
Abstract: Cray will describe the process that the HPCMO uses to model
the performance of supercomputers they consider for purchase.
The Department of Defense (DoD) High Performance Computing
Modernization Program's (HPCMP) mission is to deliver world-class
commercial, high-end, high performance computational capability to
the DoD's science and technology (S&T) and test and evaluation (T&E)
communities, facilitating the rapid application of advanced
technology into superior warfighting capabilities. The DoD HPCMP is a
coordinated initiative to develop and sustain, complete and balanced
HPC environments based on user requirements.
This month's meeting will be in our Virginia venue, the
Northrop Grumman Information Technology Offices at
7575 Colshire Drive McLean, VA 22102
See http://www.bwbug.org/ web page for directions.
Registration on the web site is highly encourage to speed sign-in.
As usual there will be door prizes, food and refreshments.
Need to be a member?: No, and guests are welcome.
Parking and parking fees?: The parking garage is free
Ease of access?: 30 seconds from the D.C. beltway
Also as usual, the organizer and host for the meeting is
T. Michael Fitzmaurice, Jr.
8110 Gatehouse Road, Suite 400W
Falls Church, VA 22042
mail michael.fitzmaurice at ngc.com
Donald Becker becker at scyld.com
Scyld Software Scyld Beowulf cluster systems
914 Bay Ridge Road, Suite 220 www.scyld.com
Annapolis MD 21403 410-990-9993
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