Advania Sponsors the HPC Knowledge Meeting ´15

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The leading provider of HPC hosting, Advania, sponsors the HPC Knowledge Meeting ´15 which takes place in Barcelona on the 3rd to 6th of February. This event enables participants to share their expertise and strategies in High Performance Computing, High Performance Data Analysis and Clustering. In addition to the sponsorship Advania will contribute to  the event in several ways. 

Enabling Slurm training seminar

HPCNow! will organize a training seminar for Slurm, the open source workload manager for Linux clusters. For this Advania will provide the new Qstack Cloud service from Greenqloud, which is hosted at The Advania Thor datacentre in Iceland.

Streamline your HPC environment 

Tryggvi Lárusson, the CTO of Greenqloud will be one of the speakers at conference. His presentation will focus on how big data and HPC environments can benefit from streamlining by taking advantage of emerging solutions designed to overcome the limitations and bloat of technology. He will show how handling bare metal and virtual machines in the same manner greatly enhances productivity and performance. For this he will use Advania´s HPC cloud which is powered by Qstack. 

Meet us at the HPC Knowledge Meeting

Don´t hesitate to contact us if you want to meet up at the event. Check out our case study on how Advania hosts the NHPC project which enables scientists from several Nordic universities to have easy access to a powerful supercomputer and learn about our new data centres which are optimized for Bitcon mining.