This publication describes the implementation of an IBM high-performance computing (HPC) solution on IBM Power scale-out/Linux servers with the IBM POWER8 processor. This implementation uses the IBM cluster software stack and InfiniBand interconnect.
This publication covers topics, such as environment setup, administration, and monitoring (for system administrators), and application development, execution, and tuning (for application developers and users).
This chapter provides an overview of the IBM HPC solution. Chapters 2, 3, ...