Addison Snell

HPC Application Support for GPU Computing — November 2015

SPONSORED RESEARCH REPORT Since 2007, when GPU computing was introduced to High Performance Computing (HPC) users, the technology has advanced rapidly. Demand for computational GPUs has been driven largely by HPC practitioners looking for greater performance and improved energy efficiencies. The former has been a fundamental driver in the HPC market since its inception, while…
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HPC Budget Allocation Map: HPC Budget Distribution

Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Budget Allocation Map, a look at how HPC sites divide and spend their budgets. We surveyed users on their spending in seven top-level categories: hardware, software, facilities, staffing, services, cloud computing, and other. Each category was further divided into constituent…
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HPC Site Budget Allocation Map: Budget Expectations – June 2018

Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its tenth Site Budget Allocation Map, a look at how HPC sites divide and spend their budgets. We surveyed users on their spending in seven top-level categories: hardware, software, facilities, staffing, services, cloud computing, and other. Each category was further divided into constituent…
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HPC Site Budget Map: Budget Expectations – May 2019

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY   Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Budget Allocation Map, a look at how HPC sites divide and spend their budgets. We surveyed users on their spending in seven top-level categories: hardware, software, facilities, staffing, services, cloud/utility/outsourcing computing, and other. Each category was further…
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HPC Technology Survey 2021: Processing Technologies— CPUS and Accelerators

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community on a wide range of technology issues. The complete study analyzes users’ current computing systems, storage systems, networks, cloud computing usage, and selected purchasing criteria. Our goal in this analysis is to provide an overview of how HPC systems are configured, including the…
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HPC Technology Survey 2021: Storage Technologies and Configurations

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community on a wide range of technology issues. The complete study analyzes users’ current computing systems, storage systems, networks, cloud computing usage, and selected purchasing criteria. Our goal in this analysis is to provide an overview of how HPC systems are configured, including the…
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HPC User Budget Map Survey, Special Report: Machine Learning’s Impact on HPC Environments

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its tenth Site Budget Allocation Map, a look at how HPC sites divide and spend their budgets. We surveyed users on their spending in seven top-level categories: hardware, software, facilities, staffing, services, cloud computing, and other. Each category was further divided…
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HPC User Site Census: All Networks — June 2017

This report, part of the Intersect360 Research Site Census series, provides an examination of the server interconnects and network characteristics found at a sample of HPC user sites. Intersect360 Research surveyed a broad range of users about their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and software supporting these computer installations.   The goal…
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HPC User Site Census: Biosciences Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of the biosciences applications installed at a sample…
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HPC User Site Census: Business Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of business applications named in the Site Census…
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HPC User Site Census: Chemistry Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of the chemistry applications installed at a sample…
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HPC User Site Census: Computational Fluid Dynamics Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed analysis of the computational fluid dynamics (CFD) applications installed at…
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HPC User Site Census: Engineering Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of engineering applications named in the Site Census…
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HPC User Site Census: Finance Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of finance and economics applications named in the…
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HPC User Site Census: Geophysics Applications

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of geophysics applications named in the Site Census…
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HPC User Site Census: Networking Technologies

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Intersect360 Research surveyed the High Performance Computing (HPC) user community to complete its eleventh Site Census study. The study is a look at their current computer system installations, storage systems, networks, middleware, and application software supporting these computer installations. This report provides a detailed examination of HPC systems and technologies installed among responding…
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