Research Computing Technology Day: Deep Learning and HPC
Join us for lunch and discussions on how to make your Deep Learning initiative more productive.
Wednesday, September 27, 2017 / 10:00 am to 1:00 pm.
Recent advances in machine learning offer tremendous potential for deriving new and differentiated business insights, but many organizations get bogged down with the DIY infrastructure decisions and fail to keep up with the evolving needs of their business. DST and its partners can help your organization get past this challenge with proven and certified architectures that will enable you to confidently deploy high performance, scalable deep learning enabling solutions in just days.
Special Guest Speaker:
Peyton McNully – HudsonAlpha Institute of Biotechnology
Executives and Visionaries – Join us for this special Research Computing Technology Day. We’re delighted to have Peyton McNully as our guest speaker. Peyton is Technology Director for HudsonAlpha Institute for Biotechnology, leads technology strategy for HudsonAlpha and an additional 30-plus company located on the Institute’s campus in Huntsville. He was named to the Alabama Supercomputer Authority’s Board of Directors last year.
Peyton will talk about HPC deep learning and share what’s next in this space, lessons learned, and next generation tools for the advancement of science and research.
DATE: Wednesday, September 27, 2017
TIME: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
*NOTE: Seating Capacity is limited to 40; Lunch provided
LOCATION: Marriott Courtyard Atlanta Decatur Downtown/Emory, 130 Clairemont Avenue, Decatur, GA 30030
HOSTED BY: Bright Computing, DST, Excelero, NVIDIA
10:00-10:15 – Sign in and Coffee
10:15-10:30 – Introductions and Opening Comments
10:30-11:15 – Peyton McNully – Deep Learning and HPC
11:15-11:30 – Bright Cluster Manager-Accelerate Deep Learning time-to-productivity with the Bright Platform
11:30-11:50 – Break, Lunch will be served
11:50-12:10 – Nvidia and HPC Deep Learning – How AI is driving High Performance Computing
12:10-12:30 – Excelero – SDS Storage platform for the most demanding AI and HPC workloads
12:30-12:50 – DST – Opimize the HPC ecosystem to increase customer satisfaction
12:50-1:00 – Questions and Wrap Up