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HPC Advisory Council Announces the 2010-2011 Awards Recognizing Members for Their Tremendous Support of the Council’s HPC Outreach, Research, and Educational Activities

ISC’11 – The HPC Advisory Council, a leading organization for high-performance computing research, outreach and education, today announced that it will honor seven of its members including AMD, Swiss National Supercomputing Centre (CSCS), Dell, HP, Intel, International SuperComputing (ISC) and Mellanox Technologies for their contribution and support during the June 2010 to June 2011 time frame. The awards ceremony will take place at the CCH-Congress Center Hamburg, Forum #950 on Monday, June 20, 2011 from 7:00-8:00 PM, with the presence of InsideHPC that will cover the event for press publications.

“The HPC Advisory Council relies on its members’ contributions to achieve its primary goals of furthering high-performance computing research, outreach, and education, and with these contributions we have increased our activities and publications in the last year,” said Gilad Shainer, chairman of the HPC Advisory Council. “We honor all of our members’ contributions, and in particular, we recognize AMD, CSCS, Dell, HP, Intel, ISC and Mellanox for their contributions to the success of the Council’s activities.”

“Throughout the last 12 months, the council has conducted several HPC world-wide workshops in Switzerland, Germany, China and the USA, that combined HPC education, training and featured distinguished presenters to review recent usage models and research activities,” said Scot Schultz, HPC Advisory Council director of educational outreach. “The success of our famous, HPC workshops is directly correlated to the contributions of our members, and the awards to each of them reflect our sincere appreciation.”

Visit the HPC Advisory Council at ISC’11 (June 20-22, 2011)

Visit the HPC Advisory Council at booth #831 to learn more about the organization’s worldwide HPC training, best practices, workshops and educational outreach programs. In addition, find out more about how you and your organization can join the growing list of companies and end-user organizations in the HPC Advisory Council.

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About the HPC Advisory Council

The HPC Advisory Council’s mission is to bridge the gap between high-performance computing (HPC) use and its potential, bring the beneficial capabilities of HPC to new users for better research, education, innovation and product manufacturing, bring users the expertise needed to operate HPC systems, provide application designers with the tools needed to enable parallel computing, and to strengthen the qualification and integration of HPC system products. For more information about the HPC Advisory Council, please visit www.hpcadvisorycouncil.com.

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