The Institute for Theoretical Physics (IFT) UAM-CSIC Joins OpenHPC

HPC in the IFT:

The HPC resources are key facilities to several areas of research in Theoretical Physics, including precision calculations in the Standard Model and its possible extensions, predictions for New Physics searches at the Large Hadron Collider, Quantum ChromoDynamics, simulations and studies of the Large Scale Structure of the Universe, Dark Matter and Dark Energy research etc…
IFT’s main HPC system, running OpenHPC, generates a large number of publications in high-impact ...

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OpenHPC v1.3.4. Released

OpenHPC is pleased to announce the Technical Steering Committee has released OpenHPC, v1.3.4.
This is an update release for the OHPC 1.3.x branch targeting support for CentOS 7.4 and SLES12SP3. This update release provides several new installation recipes, a number of component updates, and three new additions  (Likwid, MFEM, and NHC).
Note that users who previously enabled the OHPC 1.3 repository via the ohpc-release package will have access to the updates available in 1.3.4 and no additional repository enablement should be necessary. ...
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OpenHPC Awarded the HPCwire Reader’s Choice Award for Best HPC Software Product or Technology at SC’16

We are pleased to announce that OpenHPC has been awarded the 2016 HPCwire Reader’s Choice Award for Best HPC Software Product or Technology.

“This important and widely disseminated award by HPCwire recognizes the significance of the OpenHPC initiative by the broad community of industry, government, and academia to satisfying a critical need for future growth in availability, usability, robustness, and ultimate capability of software infrastructure in supercomputing.” Dr. Thomas Sterling said. “It is also gratifying to the many contributors who have ...

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RedHat joins OpenHPC

At SC’16, RedHat announced that it has joined the OpenHPC project as a Silver Member.

“Red Hat believes that hand-building unique software stacks is no longer a viable option within HPC, and that an open and modular HPC stack can help lead to consistent and reproducible results across heterogeneous computing environments,” representatives from RedHat said in a press release. “By joining the OpenHPC project, we are taking a step to standardize and simplify the use of various tools and libraries ...

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OpenHPC 1.2 Released

The OpenHPC Technical Steering Committee is pleased to announce the release of OpenHPC, v1.2.

At SC16 in Salt Lake City, project lead Karl Schulz announced the latest release of the OpenHPC project.

This minor release includes several new components, a significant number of component version updates, and a Tech Preview of ARM aarch64 builds. The number of available installation recipe guides has also expanded to support an additional resource manager option (PBS Professional) and the aarch64 architecture.

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OpenHPC 1.2 Released

The OpenHPC Technical Steering Committee is pleased to announce the release of OpenHPC, v1.2.

At SC16 in Salt Lake City, project lead Karl Schulz announced the latest release of the OpenHPC project.

This minor release includes several new components, a significant number of component version updates, and a Tech Preview of ARM aarch64 builds. The number of available installation recipe guides has also expanded to support an additional resource manager option (PBS Professional) and the aarch64 architecture.

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OpenHPC 1.1.1 released

OpenHPC 1.1.1 was released today on June 21, 2016

This is an update release against OHPC 1.1 that provides a small number of fixes and minor component changes. Users who previously enabled the OHPC 1.1 repository via the ohpc-release package should have immediate access to the updates available in 1.1.1 and no additional repository enablement should be necessary. Note that a number of users reported an issue when running Warewulf commands after installation related to having the BASH_ENV variable set (e.g. ...

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OpenHPC 1.0.1 released

We are pleased to announce the release of OpenHPC 1.0.1 to provide a small number of fixes and minor component changes.  Note that with the introduction of this first update release, a slight change is advised with respect to enabling OpenHPC repositories for use locally. In particular, the 1.0 tree is now separated into a [base] repository which contains the contents of the original 1.0 release, and an [updates] repository to facilitate micro updates like this latest 1.0.1 version.  To (hopefully) make ...

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