Multicore NZ

January 1, 2009

Filed under: Uncategorized — multicoreblog @ 3:01 pm

Parallel programming is perhaps the largest problem in computer science today and is the major obstacle to the continued scaling of computing performance that has fueled the computing industry, and several related industries, for the last 40 years,’ said Bill Dally, chair of the computer science department at Stanford.

This paragraph belongs to an article “Nvidia is a founding member of Stanford University’s new Pervasive Parallelism Lab (PPL).

6 May 2008, which is one of many that can be found at the Scientific Computing World website searching for parallel programming

Other interesting news are:

The Georgia Institute of Technology is to create the Georgia Tech Center for Manycore Computing, a research centre for innovations in computer architecture.
25 November 2008

University brings HPC into the classroom

Southern Utah University (SUU) is teaming up with Interactive Supercomputing (ISC) to make HPC easy and accessible for students and faculty staff of all levels.
20 June 2008

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