Unified Communication X - Collaboration between industry, laboratories, and academia to create an open-source production grade communication framework for data centric and high-performance applications.
HPC Leading Institutes Announce Formation of the UCX Consortium to Expand Collaboration within HPC Community
Optimization for low-software overheads in communication path allows near native-level performance
Collaboration between industry, laboratories, and academia
Developed, maintained, tested, and used by industry and researcher community
Exposes broad semantics that target data centric and HPC programming models and applications
The framework concepts and ideas are driven by research in academia, laboratories, and industry
Support for InfiniBand, Cray, various shared memory (x86-64 and PPC), GPUs