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Important Update on Cori Status

June 30, 2016 by Rebecca Hartman-Baker

We are grateful for your patience as we upgrade Cori to the latest operating system, a necessary step in enabling support for the upcoming Knights Landing Phase 2 of Cori. At 2:00 pm Pacific time, we will release the machine back to users. Before you log in and begin working on Cori again, here are a few important things you should know.

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Women in HPC at SC16: Call for Posters and Participation

June 28, 2016 by Rebecca Hartman-Baker

Women in HPC at SC16: Call for posters and participation

Sunday 13th November 2016
9am-5pm, Mountain Time
Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Poster submission deadline: Monday 24th July 2016 AOE

The fifth international Women in HPC workshop will take place at SC16, Salt Lake City, USA. The workshop will address the under-representation of women in the HPC community by discussing and addressing the challenges faced by women and how to improve the opportunities provided to women.

The workshop will provide activities of interest to two particular groups:
* Those responsible for hiring and recruiting staff that are interested in increasing diversity and retention of under-represented groups in their organisation

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NERSC Presents First Intel Xeon Phi KNL Performance Results

June 23, 2016 by Richard Gerber

NERSC staff presented the first results of running applications on the Intel Xeon Phi KNL architecture. KNL will form the basis of NERSC's new Cori supercomputer, which will have 9,300 KNL nodes in a Cray XC40 system. Cori KNL hardware will arrive at NERSC this summer.

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NERSC at ISC16

June 13, 2016 by Rebecca Hartman-Baker

Please join NERSC for the following events at ISC:

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Cori Phase II Preparations

May 9, 2016 by Rebecca Hartman-Baker

We expect the first cabinets of Cori Phase II to arrive in CRT/Wang Hall on the LBL campus in July. NERSC personnel will immediately get to work on bringing the machine into production. Before the machine can be released to the NERSC user community, a number of tasks must be completed, some of which will have a direct impact on NERSC users. We've created the Cori Phase II Schedule page to keep users updated on the progress.

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