June 22–26, 2014
Leipzig, Germany

Session Details

Name: OpenPOWER Foundation
Time: Tuesday, June 24, 2014
02:15 pm - 02:45 pm
Room:   Hall 2
CCL - Congress Center Leipzig
Chair:   Don Grice, IBM
Speaker:   Jeffrey D. Brown, IBM
  Don Grice, IBM
  Gilad Shainer, Mellanox
Abstract:   The newly formed OpenPOWER Foundation combines the business and technical talents of several diverse business and academic groups. The intent is to allow greater collective innovation around the entire ecosystem of Power based CPUs. There is already active collaboration in both the HW and SW arenas of tightly coupled heterogenous computation nodes. The  foundation,  it's objectives, and  the longer term implications for the supercomputing community will be described by representatives from IBM and Mellanox.