(Editor's Note: The InfiniBand Roadmap has since been updated.) Defining the InfiniBand ecosystem to accommodate future performance increases is similar to city planners preparing for urban growth. Both require a collaborative effort between experts and the community for whom they serve. The High Performance Computing (HPC) community continues to call for faster [...]
TOP500 Interconnect Trends TOP500.org released the list of the 500 most powerful commercially available computer systems in the world, reporting that InfiniBand powers 257 systems, 51.4 percent of the list. This marks a 15.8 percent year over year growth from June 2014. Demand for higher bandwidth, lower latency and higher [...]
ISC'14 was a huge success, showcasing demonstrations and facilitating many major announcements in the supercomputing industry. As always, the event attracted supercomputing leaders from around the world, who provided thought leadership and knowledge to thousands of attendees and exhibitors.
Newly released TOP500 list signals continued adoption of the latest generation of InfiniBand among the world’s most powerful supercomputers.
After an extensive review process, Release 1.3 of Volume 2 of the InfiniBand Architecture Specification has been approved by our Electro-Mechanical Working Group (EWG). The specification is undergoing final review by the full InfiniBand Trade Association (IBTA) membership and will be available for vendors at Plugfest 22, taking place October 15-26, 2012 [...]
The HPC Advisory Council, together with ISC'11, showcased the world's first demonstration of FDR 56Gb/s InfiniBand in Hamburg, Germany, June 20-22. The HPC Advisory Council is hosting and organizing new technology demonstrations at leading HPC conferences around the world to highlight new solutions which will influence future HPC systems in term of [...]