Blogs

By: Sameer Shende, director, Performance Research Laboratory, University of Oregon At the University of Oregon, we’ve been looking at the problem of performance engineering of complex PowerAI applications. The TAU Performance System® is a performance profiling and tracing toolkit that we developed, and it has been...

By: Ganesan Narayanasamy, OpenPOWER leader in Education and Research, IBM Systems OpenPOWER Summit Europe 2018, held earlier this month in Amsterdam, was an excellent opportunity for attendees to learn, collaborate and practice their skills. During the Summit, we hosted an AI4Good Hackathon. AI4Good empowers participants to use...

By: Chris Sullivan, assistant director for biocomputing, Oregon State University Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing The Oregon State University Open Source Lab (OSUOSL) and Center for Genome Research and Biocomputing (CGRB) are excited to now provide access to POWER9 AC922 Newell Systems (8335-GTG). The AC922 is...

By Dr. Praveen Kumar B.A. M.B.B.S, M.D., professor, Department of Community Medicine, PES Institute of Medical Sciences and Research It was great to attend the OpenPOWER Summit Europe in Amsterdam earlier this month. As an academia member from a medical background, it was the first completely...

By Yaroslav D. Sergeyev,  Ph.D., D.Sc., D.H.C., President, International Society of Global Optimization and Head of Numerical Calculus Laboratory, University of Calabria I recently attended the OpenPOWER Summit Europe in Amsterdam. Organized by the OpenPOWER Foundation, a group founded in 2013, the Summit is an excellent platform...

By Wistron Corporation OpenFOAM® (Open Field Operation and Manipulation) is one of the most famous open source packages to solve complex fluid flows which involve chemical reactions, turbulence and heat transfer, acoustics, solid mechanics and electromagnetics. To evaluate how the Power9 system could improve OpenFOAM computing,...

By: Hugh Blemings, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation [caption id="attachment_5637" align="alignleft" width="150"] "The OpenPOWER ecosystem includes the fastest and most open production systems available today - from workstation to hyperscale." - Hugh Blemings, Executive Director, OpenPOWER Foundation[/caption] Last week I was fortunate enough to attend the Linux Foundation's...