June 22–26, 2014
Leipzig, Germany

Session Details

Name: Disruptive Technologies (Panel)
Time: Thursday, June 26, 2014
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Room:   Hall 2
CCL - Congress Center Leipzig
Moderator:   Earl Joseph II, IDC
Abstract:   Earl Joseph (IDC Program VP) will be moderating a disruptive technologies panel with participants from key technology vendors.  Participants in the panel will include representatives of Dwave, NASA, NVIDIA, Intel, DDN, Inspur, Sugon, and Adaptive Computing. The panel represents a broad spectrum of emerging technologies like Quantum Computing, new processor directions, storage system directions, new middleware software technologies and beyond. Each of the panel participants will provide a very concise 3 to 4 minute introductory talk describing one or two potentially disruptive technologies that they are exploring, followed by an open discussion on the key disruptive technologies on the horizon that could potentially transform HPC and adjacent markets.  
Presentations: Introduction
11:00 am - 11:05 am
  Earl Joseph II, IDC
Future of High Performance Computing: A NASA Perspective
11:05 am - 11:10 am
  Rupak Biswas, NASA Ames Research Center
Disruptive Technologies in Advanced Computing from D-Wave
11:10 am - 11:15 am
  Robert Ewald, D-Wave Systems
High Performance Computing Disruption: An NVIDIA Perspective
11:15 am - 11:20 am
  Steve Oberlin, NVIDIA
DDN’s View of the Emerging Disruptions in High Performance Computing
11:20 am - 11:25 am
  Mike Vildibill, DDN
Emerging Disruptions in High Performance Computing: Perspectives from Inspur
11:25 am - 11:30 am
  Leijun Hu, Inspur
Disruptive Technologies from Sugon in the HPC Market
11:30 am - 11:35 am
  Zhimin Tang, Sugon
Disruptions in High Performance Computing: A View from Adaptive Computing
11:35 am - 11:40 am
  Daniel Hardman, Adaptive Computing
Future of High Performance Computing: An Intel Perspective
11:40 am - 11:45 am
  Mark Seager, Intel
Panel Discussion
11:45 am - 12:00 pm