Intel® Cluster Ready Partner Newsletter Q2 2012

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Feature Stories

See You in Hamburg at ISC’12!
The launch of Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600/1600 product families has brought about a lot of exciting developments for the High Performance Computing Community. The Intel® Cluster Ready team is excited to share the experience of these advances with you at the International Supercomputing Conference 2012. Get details.

Scaling Intel® Cluster Checker to Many Nodes 
Your customer wants an Intel® Cluster Ready certified cluster larger than any cluster you have built before? Don’t worry! The largest cluster that has been Intel Cluster Ready certified, up to now that is, has 1688 nodes. There are several ways to certify a large cluster. Read more.

Double Your Flops Per Rack!
Increase HPC server density using half-width Intel® Server Board S2600JF motherboards. The Intel® Server Board S2600JF family consists of high-density, half-width server boards optimized for HPC application performance. Each server board supports two Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 product family processors, eight memory sockets supporting LR/U/R-DIMMs for maximum memory bandwidth up to 1600MHz and QDR/FDR Infiniband options. Learn more.


Tips & Tricks

Automating Intel® Cluster Checker with Cluster Resource Managers
Imagine a cluster that runs Intel® Cluster Checker on a fixed schedule and even reports failures automatically. By using a few extra tools, some of which may already exist on your system, you could have a fully self-checking cluster in just a few steps. Read more. 

Using Intel® Cluster Checker to Check MPI Applications Over Infiniband*
Intel® Cluster Checker can act as an MPI application proxy in your cluster. Full-fledged automated checks on the required environment, runtimes and proper functionality are no-brainers! Learn how. 

FDR Infiniband* Technology and Implementations
The Intel® Cluster Ready team has begun to implement FDR Infiniband solutions from Mellanox in our lab with recommendations for our Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 Family Cluster Solutions Guide. The features and performance offered by Mellanox's latest evolution of this powerhouse technology are impressive. Learn how.


Partner Highlights

Colfax Partners with Bright Computing to Provide Powerful, Manageable Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 Family Clusters
Bright Computing and Colfax International have created a partnership to provide easy to use and manage Intel® Cluster Ready solutions that facilitate HPC adoption for small and medium enterprises. The new Colfax clusters are Intel Cluster Ready certified and will include Bright Cluster Manager*. This means that a wide variety of important HPC applications are ready to run without modification or tuning. Bright Cluster Manager is Intel Cluster Ready-compliant, creating a total solution with Colfax that enables users to load and immediately use their applications, without concern for system configuration, provisioning or management issues. Read moreabout the new Intel® Xeon® E5 processor-based HPC clusters.

Turnkey Intel® Cluster Ready Cluster Solution for Flow-3D/MP 
The increasing adoption of FLOW-3D into product design cycles has allowed manufacturers to design higher quality products at lower costs without the need for expensive physical prototyping. Flow Science, Silicon Mechanics and Intel® Cluster Ready are planning to address this need for additional computational power using the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 product family. Learn more.

Intel® Xeon® Processors E5 Product Family Solutions
The Intel® Xeon® processor E5 family launched on March 6. Complete clusters and optimized applications were available for purchase on… March 6! Read more about the Intel Xeon processor E5 family and the Intel Cluster Ready partners who took A Major Leap Forward.

Answering Industry Questions on Open Source CFD
Intel and Fujitsu have teamed with ICON to deliver the ICON CFD Seminar Series. This seminar series is designed to address typical questions on Open Source CFD processes and highlight the technical and commercial benefits of adopting Open Source CFD with the new Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 technology on the Fujitsu PRIMERGY BX400 server. Learn more.

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