For those who follow supercomputing, weather forecasting is one area to watch for systems that are designed for maximum capability. Unlike the many other areas in HPC, GPUs are not endemic. There are a few exceptions but generally, they only exist because the underlying codes are GPU native.
What’s it like designing an app for the world’s fastest supercomputer, set to come online in the United States in 2021? The University of Delaware’s Sunita Chandrasekaran is leading an elite international team in just that task.
This month's OpenACC Highlights covers the Organization's newly elected president, a complete schedule of upcoming 2021 GPU Hackathon events, an updated OpenACC 3.1 specification, new resources and more!
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