ARCHER News

Tuesday 23rd January 2018

“Spectre” and “Meltdown” Processor Vulnerabilities

Cray are actively working with their suppliers to gather more information and are obtaining updates as they address these vulnerabilities. Further information can be found at: https://www.cray.com/company/news-and-media/spectre-and-meltdown-processor-vulnerabilities and we will be back in touch when we have any further updates.

Supercomputing MOOC

Began 15th January 2018 and runs for 5 weeks. You can join at any point during the course.

Discover how supercomputers work and the real-life scientific breakthroughs made possible by today's computer simulations.

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/supercomputing/

Upcoming Training Opportunities

Registration open now

    Registration open
  • Message-Passing programming with MPI Online over four Wednesday afternoons Starting Wednesday 31st January 2018
  • Software Carpentry Leicester 26-27 February 2018
  • Data Analytics with HPC Belfast 28 February - 1 March 2018
  • Hands-on Introduction to HPC Edinburgh 1-2 March 2018
  • Porting and Optimisation Workshop Oxford 8 March 2018
  • Efficient Parallel IO on ARCHER Cambridge 20 - 21 March 2018
  • Threaded Programming Southampton 20 - 22 March 2018
  • Scientific Programming with Python ATI London Dates tbc April 2018
  • Message-Passing programming with MPI Southampton 11 - 13 April 2018

Full details and registration at http://www.archer.ac.uk/training/index.php

Virtual Tutorial

Massively Parallel OpenMP-MPI Implementation of the SPH Code DualSPHysics Wednesday 24th January 15:00
Athanasios Mokos, University of Manchester

Details and joining instructions : http://www.archer.ac.uk/training/virtual/index.php