Webinar About Using Coprocessors in Univa Grid Engine (2014-11-24)

Upcoming Webinar about Using Coprocessors in Univa Grid Engine

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"Univa offers webinars delivered by our professional team members. Our team brings a comprehensive set of technical know-how and Grid Engine software insight that can only be found at Univa.

NVIDIA GPUs and Intel Xeon Phi Webinar

Date: Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Time: 10am CET / 4pm CST / 5pm JPT Register Here

Date: Wednesday, December 3, 2014 Time: 10am PST / 1pm EST Register Here

Coprocessors can work in tandem with a CPU to accelerate CPU intensive applications. Processes executed by the coprocessors may include floating point arithmetic, graphics, signal processing, string processing, and encryption.

In this webinar we will explain how coprocessors like NVIDIA GPUs or Intel Xeon Phis are integrated and used in a Univa Grid Engine compute cluster.


  • Introduction
  • Why Coprocessors Matter
  • How Coprocessors are Configured in Univa Grid Engine
  • Submitting and Monitoring Jobs Using Coprocessors
  • Working with Coprocessors' Usage Metrics
  • Optimizing the Configuration for NUMA Machines and Mixed Workloads
  • Summary and Q&A "