[Beowulf] K Computer Architecture

Rayson Ho raysonlogin at gmail.com
Wed Jan 9 15:10:00 PST 2013

Hi Prentice,

If you are *still* interested in the K computer, see Vol.48 of the
Fujitsu Global Journal:


It discloses many internal workings of the K computer - Open MPI on K
(ToFu interconnect), SPARC64 VIIIfx, Fujitsu Exabyte File System (ie.
Lustre), Performance Tools, OS, etc...


Open Grid Scheduler - The Official Open Source Grid Engine

On Thu, Oct 11, 2012 at 9:29 AM, Prentice Bisbal
<prentice.bisbal at rutgers.edu> wrote:
> Beowulfers,
> Since the K computer came up in another thread, I realized I should ask
> this question here:
> Does anyone know of any good papers on the architecture of the K
> computer written in English? When ever I google for something like "K
> computer architecture" all the results that look meaningful are in
> Japanese only. I've been trying to read papers on all the current
> supercomputers (Roadrunner, Blue Gene, DE Shaw's Anton, etc.), but
> haven't been able to find anything in English for the K.
> --
> Prentice Bisbal
> Manager of Information Technology
> Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute (RDI2)
> Rutgers University
> http://rdi2.rutgers.edu
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