In my last blog post, I described a new collaboration between the MPI community and the OpenFabrics verbs community.

The collaboration started with the OpenFrameworks group asking the MPI community to list its requirements for a lower layer network API to the OpenFabrics OpenFrameworks working group.

In that last blog post, I posted an abbreviated set of slides with the first part of this MPI community feedback.  Since then, I have finished collating the feedback from the MPI community and have assembled a full set of slides.

Rich Brueckner had me talk through the first bunch of these slides on an InsideHPC Rich Report slidecast; click through to hear me give an explanation of the first 20 slides or so.

Here’s the full set of slides containing the (there’s about 40):


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