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Thursday, March 6 • 1:40pm - 2:00pm
Systems Infrastructure, Facilities and Visualization: Moving the BP High Performance Computing Center into a new facility Kent Blancett, BP

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In 2013, BP completed the construction of a new facility to support High Performance Computing. This talk with describe the planning and steps to enable the move from the old facility, how we moved the systems, seismic data and operations with minimal downtime.

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Keith Gray

Manager, High Performance Computing, BP
Keith Gray is Manager of High Performance Computing for BP. The HPC Team supports the computing requirements for BP’s Advanced Seismic Imaging Research efforts. This team supports one of the largest Linux Clusters dedicated to research in Oil and Gas. Mr. Gray graduated from Virginia Tech with a degree in geophysics, and has worked for BP and Amoco since 1985. He was listed in HPCWire’s People to Watch 2006.


Thursday March 6, 2014 1:40pm - 2:00pm
BRC 103 Rice University 6500 Main Street at University, Houston, TX 77030

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