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PREVIEW: How fast are FindFirstFile/FindFirstFileEx, and CFileFind – actually?

I have a post in the works about the performance of enumerating a directory with FindFirstFile/FindFirstFileEx, and CFileFind.  I also investigate the various performance “tricks” (more like myths) used to speed these APIs up. 28 more words


Supermicro Network Switches -

Forest Preston, Supermicro Senior Product Manager, Top of Rack Data Switches, talks about 2014 product switch line.

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Building a Ubuntu Based High Performance Computing Cluster

Recently I tried to build a cluster out of my Laptop and Desktop using Ubuntu. Following is the step by step guideline on how to do same. 396 more words


New Degrees of Parallelism, Old Programming Planes

HPCWIRE (28/08/2014) Nicole Hemsoth

Exploiting the capabilities of HPC hardware is now more a matter of pushing into deeper levels of parallelism versus adding more cores or overclocking. 37 more words

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The Internet Was Delivered to the Masses; Parallel Computing Is Not Far Behind

Virginia Tech News (08/21/14)

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) professor Wu Feng has been a leader in the field of parallel computing, especially in relation to the field of biomedicine. 183 more words

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Geek Dreams: Cray CS-Storm Delivers High-Performance Computing In Million-Dollar Package

Imagine a system with 22 x 2u servers in a 48u rack -all cranking on 176 NVIDIA Tesla K40 GPU chips providing an astonishing 250 Teraflops per rack. 618 more words