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Data Center World 2020: A Virtual Experience

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Case Study: Designing an Energy-Efficient Supercomputing Center

Michael Strevell  (Project Manager, Supercomputer Infrastructure, Los Alamos National Laboratory)

Adam Brendamour  (Senior Consultant, ESD Consulting)

Location: Vault

Date: Monday, August 24

Time: 3:30pm - 4:30pm

Pass Type : All Access, Standard

Track : Design, Build, Operate & Automate, Case Studies

Session Type: Vault

Vault Recording: TBD

This tutorial will step through an actual case study that illustrates the decisions that need to be made in the design of both new and refurbished supercomputer facility alternatives. The HPC data center infrastructure can be a significant enabler or roadblock to the timely deployment of HPC systems. The strategy and technology comparison for these decisions is vital to the success of system deployments. This tutorial will provide a design framework that will highly engage the audience through a mock facility design process. This tutorial will improve your technical knowledge of facility design strategies for new computer deployments.