SGI has assembled a set of short video tutorials that provide an overview of how applications run on SGI UV 2000 systems.
Optimizing Parallel Performance on SGI® UV™
With SGI Performance Suite's data placement and process pinning tools, you can optimize parallel application performance on SGI UV, the Big Brain Computer. SGI has assembled a set of short video tutorials that provide an overview of how applications run on SGI UV 2000 systems, introduction to data placement and process pinning tools, and demonstrations using these tools to optimize codes. After viewing these videos, you will be able to improve performance for your applications.
This six part video series is available on SGI's YouTube channel:
SGI UV 2000 and MPI
SGI UV: The Big Brain Computer contains an on-board MPI Offload Engine which accelerates and scales MPI applications. This short video provides an overview of the SGI UV 2000 architecture and a demonstration of SGI MPI PerfBoost, an SGI-developed tool which accelerates MPI applications on SGI UV without requiring any code changes.