Category Archive: Hackathon

Mar 04

Hackathon Day 4: The Plateau of Enlightenment

Thursday nicely showed the spirit of the hackathon that it is not a competition. While three teams are now at the point that they have reached their set goals, three others were still working on improving their applications.

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Mar 03

Day 3: Mood Swings – or – As I Walk Through the Valley of Doubt

Day three opened the floor to a variety of emotions from the teams: Excitement and giddiness for one team, very focussed work for most teams, but one team has realized that the previous work is leading them into a dead-end. All teams were using Wednesday for performance optimizations, e.g. by adding ASYNC-Clauses, finding faster random number …

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Mar 02

Day 2 of the Hackathon: All teams are on the GPU!

As day two of the Dresden Hackathon came to a close, all six teams have successfully moved at least a part of their application to the GPU. 

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Mar 01

GPU Hackathon Kicking Off

The Dresden GCoE and FZ Juelich were calling for interested groups and now six teams and 12 mentors came to spend the week in Dresden to port their applications to GPUs or improve their existing GPU applications. The teams are:

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