Commodity supercomputing, was: Re: NDAs Re: [Beowulf], Nvidia, cuda, tesla and... where's my double floating point?
steve_heaton at exemail.com.au
Tue Jul 1 03:28:40 PDT 2008
Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2008 23:22:32 +0100
From: John Hearns <john.hearns at streamline-computing.com>
> However, the models depend on input from sensor networks - not my area
> of expertise, but I should imagine manned and unmanned weather >stations,
>ocean buoys to measure wave height, satellite sensors.
>Do we see such data sources being made freely available, and in real
>time (ie not archived data sets)??
G'day John and all
In a nutshell yes, you can can get sets of initial conditions from
various agencies around the globe. The NCEP at NOAA is a great resource.
SOO/STRC at UCAR packages WRF EMS with the pointers built right in for
the various feeds :)
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