Finalists Compete for Prestigious ACM Gordon Bell Prize in HPC
Five outstanding research efforts in high performance technical computing have been selected as finalists in supercomputing’s most prestigious competition, the ACM Gordon Bell Prize in High Performance Computing. The $10,000 prize will be presented to a single winner during SC15 in Austin, TX.
Click here for the full article and list of finalists.
SC15 Workshops More Vibrant than Ever!
The SC15 Workshops program has broken the record for the largest number of workshops since its inception, and will be as vibrant as ever. The Workshop program includes 22 full-day and 20 half-day workshops distributed across Sunday November 15, Monday November 16, and Friday morning of November 20.
There are no doubts that workshops at SC15, with their rich programs, will complement the overall SC15 Technical Program events, expanding the knowledge of their attendees on subject areas, and extending the HPC impact with greater depth of focus. Register before October 15 and enjoy any workshop at SC for the new single, small registration fee!
Click here for the full Workshops article.
Best Student Paper and Best Paper Finalists
Ten of the accepted papers have been selected as finalists for the Best Paper (BP) and Best Student Paper (BSP) Awards. Click here for the full listing.
The BP and BSP winners will be announced during the SC15 Awards Ceremony on Thursday, November 19, 2015
Get SCinet's Help to Visualize and Monitor Your Demo
Running a demo at SC15? SCinet’s Measurement Team is available to assist with monitoring and visualizing wide-area demos. With an address of a perfSONAR server at the remote end-site, regular testing can be established from the SCinet network to evaluate performance characteristics. Additionally, SCinet encourages using hsflowd to instrument computational and storage devices that are present on the show floor. More information can be found on the hsflowd blog: http://blog.sflow.com/2010/10/installing-host-sflow-on-linux-server.html
Questions? Contact the SCinet Measurement Team:
The SCinet Connection Request System is Live!
SCinet is the exclusive provider of network services at SC15 and the SCinet Connection Request System (CRS) is open! Please register your booth and whisper suite before September 30, 2015 17:00 AOE. A $1000 late fee applies for any connections added on or after this date. New connections added on or after this date are subject to availability. For pricing details please see the CRS FAQ. And to request a connection, please go to https://scinet.supercomputing.org/crs/. Additional SCinet policy information can be found on the SC15 website as well.
Questions? Contact SCinet Support at firstname.lastname@example.org
Don't Forget to Book Your Hotel Room
More than 75% of our hotel rooms are filled! If you haven't already made your hotel reservations for November, now is the time. For more information, visit the SC15 Housing page.