Brendan Bouffler has decades of experience in the global tech industry and has been responsible for building hundreds of HPC systems for researchers and engineers, all over the world.
He joined Amazon in 2014 when it was clear to him that cloud was the exceptional tool the research and engineering community needed to solve exceptional problems. He holds a degree in physics and tests several of its laws using bicycles. This has frequently resulted in hospitalization.
Head of HPC Developer Relations / Amazon Web Services
HPC has always been a novel race between the technologists squeezing performance, and scale economics driving the mass-production prices to affordable levels. The first cluster ('Beowulf') was an ama...