PRESS RELEASE

Bright Cluster Manager Nvidia GPU support

Bright Computing, a provider of management solutions for clusters and clouds, has announced support for the Nvidia Tesla K40 GPU accelerator.

Bright Cluster Manager now collects metrics, and includes health checks, specific to the Nvidia Tesla K40 GPU accelerator. Bright’s Cluster Management GUI provides direct access to the Nvidia GPU boost technology by setting clock speeds for individual GPUs. Bright also provides support for CUDA 5.5 which is immediately available for the Nvidia Tesla K40 GPU accelerator.

The news comes only a week or so after Bright Computing released the next generation of its Bright Cluster Manager, employing Bright roles to make it easier to configure Hadoop services such as HBase, YARN and ZooKeeper.

Analysis and opinion
Feature

Robert Roe investigates some of the European projects focusing on preparing today’s supercomputers and HPC programmers for exascale HPC

Feature

The Jülich Supercomputing Centre (JSC) at Forschungszentrum Jülich in Germany has been operating supercomputers of the highest performance class since 1987. Tim Gillett talks to Norbert Attig and Thomas Eickermann

Feature

Gemma Church investigates how simulation and modelling de-risks the detection and extraction of geothermal energy resources

Feature

Robert Roe investigates the importance of upgrading legacy laboratory informatics systems and the benefits this provides to scientists