JUNE 18–22, 2017

Presentation Details

Name: Google: Scalable High-Throughput Computing with Preemptible Virtual Machines
Time: Tuesday, June 20, 2017
03:40 pm - 04:00 pm
Room:   Booth #M-210  
Breaks:03:15 pm - 03:45 pm Coffee Break
Speaker:   Kevin Kissell, Google
Abstract:   For applications that can withstand the loss of individual nodes, Google Compute Engine preemptible VM instances provide an extremely cost-effective solution to high-throughput computing problems. This talk will cover the properties of preemptible instances, their advantages and constraints, best practices for their use, and use cases in scientific and high-performance computing.