An Overview of IBM Blue Gene/L - The World's First Supercomputer Capable of 100 Teraflops

Date:
Tuesday 4 November 2003

Time:
6.3pm for 7.00pm

Speaker:
Chris Thomas, who is a specialist in high performance computing, and a member of the IBM UK Labs solutions team.

Venue:
Southampton Institute, Herbert Collins Building, HC024

Description:
This is a technical talk on leading-edge technology. This will be the world's first supercomputer capable of 100 teraflops. That's almost three times faster than the most powerful computer in existence today. We shall see how this is possible and what it is going to be used for.

This event is open to all, CPD assessed, free of charge and requires no prior booking.