[Beowulf] Checkpointing using flash

Hearns, John john.hearns at mclaren.com
Tue Oct 2 01:38:09 PDT 2012


Regarding fault tolerance, this sounds interesting.
I haven't had a chance to do more than glimpse at the web page though (9:30 UK time and I need my coffee)


Lecture Series
     "A Perspective on Exploiting Heterogeneous Fault-Tolerant Parallelism for HPC clusters and Supercomputers"
at the
Unique Digital Inc. Conference Center
Unique Digital, Inc.
10595 Westoffice Drive
Houston, TX 77042
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Sponsored by MBA Sciences, Inc. (http://www.mbasciences.com)

With the growth in the size of data, graphs, and scientific computing workloads, the ability to rapidly prototype and deploy robust parallel solutions by leveraging multiple servers/nodes, each containing multiple devices like multicore chips and GPUs, is a key enabler for raising productivity and accelerating discovery.  In this talk, we will review a novel programming runtime environment, Emerald, that augments the OpenMPI infrastructure to better express the management and execution of intra-node heterogeneous parallelism.



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