CloudLightning @ NC4 2017

The CloudLightning project hosted its first conference in DCU Business School on Tuesday, 11 April. More than 60 academics and industry professionals attended the four-session event to gain insights into HPC, cloud, heterogeneous computing, large scale simulation and scientific computing. The complete conference programme and presentations are available to view …

Research and Innovation Management and ONLINE S3

This is a guest blog post by Katharina Fellnhofer, owner-manager of the Research and Innovation Management GmbH. Katharina has developed and managed several projects dedicated toward information and communications technologies (ICT) while being also engaged in the academic community (e.g. New Design University, Danube University Krems, St. Pölten School of Applied Sciences, University …

Drivers and Barriers to Using High Performance Computing in the Cloud

Cloud computing is transforming the utilisation and efficiency of IT infrastructures across all sectors. Enterprises regardless of size can access highly scalable hardware and software resources for the overwhelming majority of IT use cases. In the most part, enterprises and consumers can leverage near real-time on-demand deployment and processing to …