Monday, January 31, 2011

Visualization Group Report Asks the Tough Questions

The Visualization Group at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has published a new white paper, titled "Visualization at Supercomputing Centers: The Tale of Little Big Iron and the Three Skinny Guys." This is no fairy tale, however, but an informative report that addresses the way that the distribution of resources at Supercomputing Centers affects scientific discovery. The title refers to the centers' post-processing hardware (Little Iron) and their visualization/analysis staff (Three Skinny Guys). More>