Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

November 27, 2018 2:06 am

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Deploying SLURM PAM modules on SLE compute nodes

Security in High Performance Computing (HPC) environments has always been a proposal of relativity. Striking a balance between implementing an adequate level of security and not interfering with “getting the science done”. In the simplest terms the primary security realms HPC systems and clusters are exposed to are environmental and user facing. More specifically […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 8, 2018 12:00 pm

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Cowboy up! Announcing the SUSE Partner Theater at SC18 in Dallas

SUSE will have a strong presence at the SuperComputing18 conference in Dallas, November 12-15. The theme this year is “HPC Inspires” – bringing together computing systems and brilliant minds in the continuous pursuit of improving our world as never before, allowing us to analyze many points of data to make groundbreaking discoveries in all […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

November 5, 2018 8:50 pm

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Seeing Further – HPC Inspires LRZ

One of our most recent success stories combines the efforts of SUSE, Lenovo and Intel at the Leibniz Supercomputing Center (Leibniz Rechenzentrum, or LRZ). The new SuperMUC-NG installation provides LRZ with 26.7 petaflop computing capacity in a smaller data center footprint with drastically reduced energy usage and cost. What’s more interesting to me […]

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Mike Dilio
By: Mike Dilio

October 26, 2018 6:00 am

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Stretch Your Storage Dollar: Optimizing HPC at the Value Tier with SUSE Enterprise Storage

Storage systems come in a variety of sizes, shapes and prices, and experts understand that basic parameters such as speed and capacity are only part of the story. The HPC environment places extraordinary demands on the storage system, but economy still matters—any money you save on storage preserves budget that you can then use […]

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Jay Kruemcke
By: Jay Kruemcke

October 10, 2018 12:43 pm

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SUSE supports innovative High Performance and Edge Computing cross-industry initiative

As the creator of the first commercially supported enterprise Linux distribution, SUSE is no stranger to open source innovation or working with partners to achieve industry goals. SUSE is proud to join the Forschungszentrum Jülich research institute, Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems, Huawei, Mellanox, and E4 in a new initiative to develop open […]

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Lawrence Kearney
By: Lawrence Kearney

July 16, 2018 3:22 am

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Deploying SLURM using SLE HPC patterns

The expansion of High Performance Computing (HPC) beyond the niches of higher education and government realms to corporate and business computing use cases has been on the rise. One catalyst of this trend is increasing innovation in hardware platforms and software development. Both respectively drive down the cost of deploying supercomputing services with each iteration […]

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Terri Schlosser
By: Terri Schlosser

July 11, 2018 1:00 pm

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10 Top Tech Trends: Why Open Source is Center Stage – Part 1

The image of open source software has changed. No longer seen as the geeky, slightly awkward alternative to mainstream software, it’s now trendy, fashionable and super-cool. Well, OK, it still has the geeky edge and it’s still all about innovation. However, it has grown and matured to the point where everyone from small […]

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Mike Dilio
By: Mike Dilio

June 26, 2018 6:33 pm

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Artful Tiering – Extending the reach of HPC with SES

Artful Tiering – Extending the reach of HPC with SUSE Enterprise Storage. Have you noticed that everything about the high-performance computing environment is big: hundreds, even thousands of processors generating millions of CPU cycles. And it generates a lot of data. It doesn’t take long to realize that data storage is an important component […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 25, 2018 11:59 am

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Launching SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 – the Ennead of Advantages

Welcome the arrival of SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15! SUSE’s new product is launching today and will be generally available in mid-July. SUSE has had a long and successful history of supporting High-Performance Computing, with 40% of the Top 100 HPC systems running on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES) technology. SUSE is […]

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Jeff Reser
By: Jeff Reser

June 24, 2018 9:13 am

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Asteroid Day is June 30 – Do you know where your NEOs are?

Asteroid Day is a UN-sanctioned global awareness campaign supporting thousands of independently organized events on June 30th and providing online educational asteroid resources. In support of Asteroid Day, I would like to share a story about an ongoing project at NASA that addresses the asteroid threat to our planet. Oh, by the way, the threat […]

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