Power8 Workshop

The POWER8 workshop, organised by the GENCI technology watch group, took place at IDRIS, the 14th March 2016.

The objective of this workshop was to study code porting on the IBM POWER8 architecture. The Ouessant machine was used for these operations.

There were 10 porters of applications present and they were assisted by participating members of the IBM France team.

OpenMP workshop

The OpenMP workshop, organised by the GENCI technology watch group, took place at IDRIS, the 12th and 13th May 2016.

The objectives of this workshop were to study code compilation with LLVM and the use of the GPUs via OpenMP 4.x or OpenACC. The Ouessant machine was used for these operations.

There were 12 porters of applications present. They were assisted by participating members of the IBM France, NIVIDA France and PGI teams, and the developers of the LLVM compiler from IBM U.S.