January 2017

January 2017 Newsletter

January 2017

IXPUG Announcements 

IXPUG has new officers! We are pleased to welcome our new President, Michael Lysaght of the Irish Centre for High-End Computing (ICHEC), and Vice President, David Martin of Argonne National Laboratory. We are deeply grateful to our outgoing leadership, Richard Gerber of NERSC/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, and Thomas Steinke of Zuse Institute Berlin, for their efforts in getting IXPUG "off the ground" and making it a success. Melyssa Fratkin of TACC will continue as IXPUG Secretary for one more year. 

Talk Amongst Yourselves: 

We are excited to introduce Discussion Forums, where you can comment on your latest efforts, ask questions, and share tips with other IXPUG members. Join the conversation!


Join us for our upcoming meetings in the US and Europe. Share your results, lessons learned, and future plans. We want to hear from you. See the Calls for Presentations at the links below:


Read the latest blog posts and articles about the Xeon Phi.

Check out books, training videos, and code samples for the Xeon Phi.


Want to do more? Participate in our Working Groups on Optimization and Tuning, Vectorization, or MPI, or propose a new Working Group that you would like to lead. 

 About IXPUG

The Intel eXtreme Performance Users Group (IXPUG) is an independent users group whose mission is to provide a forum for the free exchange of information that enhances the usability and efficiency of scientific and technical applications running on large High Performance Computing (HPC) systems using the Intel® Xeon Phi™ processor. IXPUG is administered by representatives of member sites that operate large Phi-based HPC systems.

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