Mobile Monday: High performance computing – who needs it

This time we’ll cover everything you’ll need to know about high-performance computing. From the view of service providers, specialists who interpret the data and use it daily as well as the end users who get the benefits.
The aim of this meet-up is to give insight of:        

  • HPC possibilities 
  • Understanding of how to make it useful for your company 
  • How to sell the data that comes out as a practical sellable resource 

Silver Traat has more than 10 years of experience in leading applied research projects and for the past 4 years he has been leading TEXTA OÜ, which is one of the leading text analytics companies in Estonia. Since founding they have carried out more than 30 text analytics projects and their flagship product TEXTA Toolkit is the first AI software that has been added to the Estonian state code repository. 
During the presentation Silver will give an overview of how text can be turned into value for companies. 

Ott Oopkaup is Systems Administrator at University of Tartu High Performance Computing Centre. He summarises his presentation: How do you store and process hundreds of terabytes of data? High Performance Computing centers around the world solve these problems daily – from optimizing calculation runtimes to batch processing of thousands of datasets simultaneously. Here is an introduction into the process of integrating and managing data, services and computing on large scales efficiently.  

Toimumiskoht: SPARK Demo, Narva mnt 3, Tartu