Video: Thomas Stering on HPC Achievement and Impact

In this video, Prof. Dr. Thomas Sterling, Professor of Computer Science at Louisiana State University, reviews the highlights of the last year in High Performance Computing considering advances in hardware technologies and systems as well as progress in software development and other key accomplishments. This may prove to be the last year before the inauguration of the Petaflops era with at least one machine demonstrating half a Petaflops peak capability and a number of such systems within 10% of that long awaited milestone. Watch Video


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FlexRex began his life as a cartoon character I created a Sun Microsystems. As the world's first "fictional blogger," he appeared in numerous parody films that made fun of the whole work-from-home thing. Somewhere along the line, the Sun IT department adopted FlexRex as their spokesman in a half-dozen security awareness films for employees. So when I left Sun recently, I started FlexRex Communications, a Marketing company in Portland, Oregon.

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