Amazon Web Services (AWS) has become a major cloud computing platform in the world. AWS held a live webinar -- “Research and Technical Computing on AWS”, to explore how the experts can help to quickly analyse massive data pipelines, store petabytes of data, advance research using transformative technologies on 22 April, 2021.
Several specialists made featured presentations in this live webinar which attracted great interest from the audience. Dr. Neil Ashton, WW Principal CFD Specialist Solutions Architect at AWS, shared his expertise on using high performance computing (HPC) solutions in academic research.
ClusterTech was invited to be a guest speaker in the webinar. Dr. Kinson Chan, Senior System Architect at ClusterTech, shared on how to implement Lustre and SLURM with AWS Parallel Cluster on cloud. He also taught 7 steps for going to the cloud with AWS. Mr. Patrick Pun, System Engineer at ClusterTech, demonstrated how to build HPC in AWS cloud using CloudFormation, FSx for Lustre, S3 bucket, and EC2 compute instances.
Founded in 2000, ClusterTech is committed to providing professional HPC solutions to solve large-scale computing problems for clients. As an AWS Partner Network (APN) Consulting Partner, We believe the cooperation with AWS will provide us with more opportunities to serve more clients and unlock the potentials.
About Amazon Web Services (AWS):
AWS offers IT infrastructure services to businesses in the form of web services -- commonly known as cloud computing. One of the key benefits of cloud computing is the opportunity to replace up-front capital infrastructure expenses with low variable costs that scale with your business. With the Cloud, businesses can instantly spin up hundreds or thousands of servers in minutes and deliver results faster. AWS provides a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in 190 countries around the world. With data center locations in the U.S., Europe, Brazil, Singapore, Japan, and Australia.