HIPPI Networking Forum European Activities

Arie Van Praag CERN 14-11-97

 

In collaboration with the Organisers of HPCN the HNF board organised an MCAD symposium at HPCN 97 in Vienna.

The Symposium

The symposium was followed by about 15 people. Under the audience was seen Bob Herzberger, Chairman of HPCN and Prof. Marsh ( a Medical modelling specialist ), and some High Energy physicists from Italy and Germany.

 

Presentations ware given by:

Esther Van Praag University of Zurich Computer Modelling of Enzymes.

Joe Gervais Silicon Graphics High Performance Networking

Helmut Muhl Kuhner Maxstrat Europe Data Base Applications

Francois Gaullier H.P. Introduction to GSN-64

Carl Pick Genroco GSN-64 and future Genroco Products

Arie van Praag CERN GSN-64 applications in High Energy Physics

Press

The symposium was announced twice at the front-page of the HPCN Journal.

A press announcement is of HIPPI-6400 is made in Primeur. See: http://www.hoise.com/primeur/PL/97/hpcneurope97/AE-PL-04-97-2.html.

Primeur is a web magazine directed by Uwe Harms and edited by Ad Emmen with support of the EU esprit project.

 

The Booth

The booth was decorated with very simple means at practically no costs, but not unattractive.

As demonstration Genroco was running the Video over HIPPI via a 50 m cable to the Digital booth. Catalogue material reached in was almost al gone during the third day.

Catalogue

Available

Reached Out

Ascend

many

? ?

BCP

30

28

Essential

20

20

Gigalabs

20

18

HNF Leaflet

many

+ 20 %

HNF HIPPI-6400

30

30 (10 to pressroom)

Maxstrat

20

18

 

Vendor Meeting

At the Vendor meeting HNF was complimented for its high level of presentations by both chairmanís of the HPCN Organisation.

This is one of the CERN High Speed Interconnect pages - 9 December 1997 - Arie van Praag