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Jülich BlueGene/P Extreme Scaling Workshop

26-28 October 2009,
Jülich Supercomputing Centre

Jülich BlueGene/P JUGENEJülich BlueGene/P JUGENE
Source: Forschungszentrum Jülich

The purpose of the workshop is to give application teams an opportunity to scale their code across the full Blue Gene/P system JUGENE, which consists of 72 racks with a total of 294,912 cores - the highest number of cores world-wide. Appropriate hardware, software and support personnel will be provided to help to accomplish this task.

Important dates

Final submission deadline: Sep 30, 2009
Notification of acceptance: Oct 05, 2009
Machine access for preparations: Oct 12, 2009
Workshop: Oct 26 to 28, 2009


Ten teams from all over the world got selected to participate in the workshop and tried to scale their applications to the full system (72 rack) scale.

Participants of the Jülich BlueGene/P Extreme Scaling Workshop 2009Participants of the Jülich BlueGene/P Extreme Scaling Workshop 2009
Source: Forschungszentrum Jülich


Results of the workshop have been published as technical report FZJ-JSC-IB-2010-02.