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Taito Training Day 2015

Taito Training Day 2015
Date: 24.04.2015 9:00 - 24.04.2015 16:00
Location details: -
Language: english-language
lecturers: Cedric Milesi (HP)
Price: -
The Taito second phase (available since January 2015) has 407 new Intel Haswell compute nodes. The first phase (available since April 2013) has 576  Intel Sandybridge compute nodes. In this training day the attendees will learn the best practices on porting and optimizing their applications onto the system.

The day will cover the following topics:

  • new Intel Haswell hardware description compared to Intel Sandybridge nodes
    • main differences that a user should know
  • Tips:
    • compiling and optimizing for Haswell and Sandybridge
    • Memory/Numa access differences
  • Intel MPI application on Haswell nodes compared to Sandybridge nodes :
    • intra node communication (is there anything new a user should know)
    • inter node communication (is there anything new a user should know)
  • local disk differences