Category Archives: Microsoft Windows HPC Server 2008 R2

Working with High Performance Computing resources (scale up vs. scale out in the Microsoft World)

This week I got the chance to work with some x86 High Performance Computing hardware at the Donald Smits Center for Information Technology (CIT) at the University of Groningen. Their hardware typically contains more than 64 logical processors and TBs of RAM. 10Gb/s interconnects and loads of Solid State Disks (SSDs) are also not very […]