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Tue, Nov 17, 2015

IBTA SC15 Birds of a Feather Session

November 17, 2015 at 12:15 p.m.
Supercomputing Conference 2015
Austin, TX

Join the IBTA at SC15 as it hosts a Birds of a Feather session focused on “The Challenge of A Billion Billion Calculations per Second: InfiniBand Roadmap Shows the Future of the High Performance Standard Interconnect for Exascale Programs”. This session will share the InfiniBand Roadmap, the latest additions to it with the goal of enabling data center managers and architects, system administrators and developers to prepare to deploy the next generation of the specification targeting 200 Gb/s, as well as competitive analysis to other interconnect technologies.

Panelists include:

  • Pavan Balaji, Computer Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Bob Ciotti, Chief Architect/Supercomputing Systems Lead, NASA
  • Gilad Shainer, VP Marketing, Mellanox Technologies
  • Ola Tørudbakken, Architect, Oracle


Session to be moderated by IBTA Marketing Working Group Co-Chairs Brandon Hoff and Bill Lee.