SAVE THE DATE... CIUK 2017... 12-13 DECEMBER 2017

This page contains links to the presentations, where they were made available by the speakers, from the main programme and the exhibitor forum at CIUK 2016, Manchester Central, 14-15 December.

The full programme can be downloaded from here.

 

MAIN PROGRAMME

Day 1 - 14 December

 

EXHIBITOR FORUM

Day 1 - 14 December

10:00-10:30 Adam Roe (Intel)
Scaling small file performance with the latest Lustre releases
  Mark Allsopp (Transtec Computers) Big Vector - NEC AuroraColin Bridger (Mellanox) Smart Interconnect: Introducing 200G HDR Infiniband with in-network computing and offload acceleration
10:30-11:00 Martin Turner (STFC)
Building a bespoke system for combined HPC and 3D Visualisation: for Compute Intensive Volume Data Analysis connected to the UK national Neutron Imaging Science Facilities
  Derek Burke (Seagate Systems) 5 reasons why Seagate ClusterStor is the number one choice for new SuperComputersMark Sutton (Red Hat) Devops Automation Using Docker, Kubernetes and Openshift
11:30-12:00 David Benoit (University of Hull)
Accelerator-enabled quantum chemistry: a viable path to high-throughput HPC?
  Amosh Ankrsh (Nexenta) Delivering Value with Software Defined StorageDavid Taylor (Spectra Logic) Genetic Diversity and Tiered Storage for HPC
12:00-12:30 Martyn Guest (ARCCA, Cardiff University)
Application performance on multi-core processors
  John Corne (Bright Computing) Containers, Clouds, and Combos: Emerging Delivery Models for HPCSteven Harrison (Huawei Technologies) Agile Networking - why you need to stop configuring your network and start configuring your user experience
14:30-15:00 Mark Thomas and Owen Thomas (Red Oak)
Confessions of an HPC Project Manager AND HPC acceptance strategies - focusing on the end game
  Mark Kenton (Centerprise) Centerprise presents how open power and NV Link will change HPC computationsTBC (Arcastream) TBC
15:00-15:30 Richard Storey (AstraZeneca)
The ADDoPT Project
  Jim Roche (Lenovo) LUNAR (Lenovo University Network for Academic Research)Iain Littlewood (Altair Engineering) PBS Professional Open Source Project: How to contribute, compile and install
15:30-16:00 Laurence Hurst (Birmingham University)
Accessible HPC
  David Power (Boston) Performance analysis of the Boston IEEL Lustre SFF (Small Form Factor) SolutionCraig Petrie (Nallatech) FPGA acceleration using OpenCL
17:00-17:30 Adrian Jackson (Edinburgh University)
Non-volatile memory in high performance computing systems
  Adrian Tate (Cray) Supporting mixed workloads on Cray SupercomputersJames Coomer (DataDirect Networks) Flash in HPC for 2017: A Technical Dive Into DDN's infinite Memory Engine (world class I/O performance in a single rack)
17:30-18:00 Andrew Gargett (STFC)
The meek ascendance of chatbots
  Keith Vickers (OCF) Let your research outshine the restEmily Barrett (IBM) Building Better Systems for HPC
 

MAIN PROGRAMME

Day 2 - 15 December

 

EXHIBITOR FORUM

Day 2 - 15 December

09:00-09:30     Quentin Le Burel (ClusterVision) Innovation in HPC: Meeting New Data ChallengesJohn Swinburne (Intel) Machine Learning; A Path to Deeper Insight
09:30-10:00 Iain Hennessey (Alder Hey)
The cognitive hospital project
  Glenn Rosenburg (SuperMicro) "The knight makes his play for the crown" - Intel Omni-Path Architecture 
11:00-11:30 Tobias Weinzierl (Durham University)
Stop talking to me: communication avoiding and reducing techniques in ExaHyPE
  Brendan Bouffler (Amazon) Science in the CloudRosemary Francis (Ellexus) Protecting shared storage from rogue jobs by I/O profiling and dynamic load balancing
11:30-12:00 Andrew Porter (STFC)
Portable Performance for the Next-Generation Atmosphere Model at the UK Met Office
  Sanjay Khetia (CFMS) Driving a revolution in engineering design capabilityColin Whitbread (Hewlett Packard) An update on Memory Centric Computing
14:00-14:30 Lydia Heck (Durham University)
DiRAC 2.5 - Old made New: Re-using HPC systems to provide new services for cutting edge physics
  Florent Lebeau (Allinea) Accelerating Deep Learning on HPC systems with Allinea toolsSteve Smith (Dell Technologies) Long term accessible storage for research data
14:30-15:00 Will Saunders (Bath University)
Performance portable molecular dynamics
  TBC (Atos) TBCVangel Bojaxhi (Inspur) Inspur HPC New Developments
15:00-15:30 Nick Brown (Edinburgh University)
MONC - highly scalable cloud modelling on the latest supercomputers
  Carley Pilcher (HGST) Storage Enabling Science