Grid, Parallel Computing
Parallel Computing Directory. Web sites listing on distributed computing, programming projects, "grid" technologies & distributed computing community. Sites featuring tutorials, grid technology news, links, and other resources for developers. Links to parallel computing resources, cluster management system websites, software news, documents, conferences, etc... Online books, helps, FAQs, tutorials, and "grid" research projects.
Cluster Sites, Documentation, Vendors
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Documentation, Environments, Languages, Libraries, Tools
Goal: develop, implement, deploy, and evaluate mechanisms and policies to support High Throughput Computing (HTC) on large collections of distributively owned computing resources. Descriptions, documents, successes, links.
6th International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing. July 5aˆ“8, Hagenberg, Austria.
Protestors in Burkina Faso call for Campaore to step down
OUAGADOUGOU (Reuters) - Hundreds of protesters marched in the capital of Burkina Faso on Friday demanding that President Blaise Compaore step down, a day after the military dissolved parliament and announced a transitional government in the face of mass protests and violence. "We don't want him. We want him out of power. He is not our president," demonstrator Ouedrago Yakubo told Reuters. The demonstrators gathered at the main Place de la Nation and before the army headquarters.
Bank of Japan expands monetary easing plan as economy slows
Downey, Watson, Dench honored by British Academy
Tokyo (AFP) - The Bank of Japan ramped up its vast monetary easing programme Friday -- sending the yen plunging and stocks soaring -- in a surprise move aimed at reviving growth just as the Federal Reserve winds down its own stimulus spree.
LOS ANGELES (AP) â€” There was a bit of a British invasion of Beverly Hills, as BAFTA Los Angeles hosted its annual Britannia Awards, honoring film and television talent from both sides of the pond, including director Mike Leigh and actors Dame Judi Dench, Emma Watson, Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Robert Downey Jr.