Data Centre Symposium – Dublin, 16 January

On 16 January 2018,  the CloudLightning project, in collaboration with Host in Ireland and IC4 held the first symposium in a series of quarterly events on data centres. It featured talks on legal, policy, business and technical issues and opportunities relating to the operation and design of data centres. Speakers on the day included: …

Future of HPC in the Cloud Briefing – London, 11/12 January

Two final industry briefing sessions were held in London (UK) on 11 and 12 January 2018 at Enterprise Ireland’s UK offices. At the event, Prof. Theo Lynn presented results of research on the current and future critical issues and problems facing HPC and HPC in the Cloud and potential solutions as …

The 1st Quarterly Symposium on Data Centres – 16th of January

Ireland is home to one of the largest data centre clusters in Europe. The rapid growth in the adoption of cloud, fog and edge computing is supercharging demand for data centre capacity, however it raises a number of issues that data centres must constantly monitor and address. These include data …

CloudLightning Briefing Events – 11th and 12th of January

On 11th and 12th of January, the Horizon 2020 CloudLightning project will be holding two industry briefing sessions in the London Office of Enterprise Ireland on Shaftesbury Avenue. Attendees will be briefed on the potential of a novel cloud architecture that results suggest has the potential to provide more energy …

CloudWatch Summit 2017

On September 20, CloudLightning took part in CloudWATCH Summit 2017 in Amsterdam. CloudWATCH Summit 2017 was a unique conference organised by CloudWatchHub. It brought policymakers, SMEs and start-ups together to understand how cloud computing could be an enabler of innovation, growth and jobs in the Digital Single Market. During the …

International Conference on Field-Programmable Logic and Applications

On September 4-8, Maxeler Technologies took part in the 27th International Conference on Field-Programmable Logic and Applications (FPL 2017). FPL is the largest conference covering the rapidly growing area of field-programmable logic and reconfigurable computing. During the past 26 years, many of the advances in reconfigurable system architectures, applications, embedded …

CloudLightning at ISC 2017

The ISC High Performance conference took place on June 18-22 in Frankfurt, Germany. Over the five days, more than 3,200 participants from 60 countries attended the conference sessions and talks. The latest technologies were uncovered at the ISC Exhibition, where 148 companies and research organizations presented their products and solutions. …

CloudLightning Service Offer

Last week, CloudWATCH published a Cloud and Software Service Offer Catalogue. It provided EC-funded Research and Innovation projects the opportunity to showcase their results and objectives to a wide community of potential users. The catalogue hosts over 70 service offers which highlight the cutting-edge solutions that projects are developing and …