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PS3 Super Computing Cluster
January Meeting: PS3 Super Computing Cluster
Date: January 4, 2011 at 7 p.m.
Location: Algonquin College (Woodroffe Campus), room P211A
The meeting will begin with our semi-regular Gnews session that briefly highlights “New to Linux” beginner topics and other Linux tips.
After the main presentation we will have a Q & A help session. open to the floor so bring your problems and the group will no doubt have some insights on them.
How to set up and program a PS3 super computing cluster
Speaker: Matthew Bastian
- What is super computing?
- Why the PS3?
- The PS3 architecture.
- What does a cluster look like?
- Programming a cluster.
- Some timing examples.
- Observations and conclusions.
About the Speaker
Matthew Bastian is a flight test engineer with the National Research Council of Canada. When he's not busy flying on research aircraft, he writes real time airborne data acquisition software.