IBM Documentation and Literature
A collection of IBM documentation for hydra is listed here.
IBM RedBooks and White Papers
- IBM RedBook: An Introduction to the New IBM eServer pSeries High Performance Switch
- IBM WhitePaper: IBM High Performance Switch on System p5 575 Server - Performance, White Paper
- IBM WhitePaper: IBM eServer pSeries High Performance Switch - Tuning and Debug Guide
- IBM Reference Documentation: Switch Network Interface for eServer pSeries High Performance Switch Guide and Reference
Published Literature for IBM Cluster 1600 and Power5+
- B. Sinharoy, R. N. Kalla, J. M. Tendler, R. J. Eickemeyer, and J. B. Joyner," POWER5 System Microarchitecture," in IBM Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 49, Num. 4/5, 2005, pp. 505--521.
- H. M. Mathis, A. E. Mericas, J. D. McCalpin, R. J. Eickemeyer, and S. R. Kunkel, "Characterization of Simultaneous Multithreading (SMT) Efficiency in POWER5," in IBM Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 49, Num. 4/5, 2005, pp. 555--564.
- J. M. Tendler, J. S. Dodson, J. S. Fields, Jr., H. Le and B. Sinharoy, "POWER4 System Microarchitecture," in IBM Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 46, Num. 1, 2002, pp. 5--26.
- D. W. Victor, J. M. Ludden, R. D. Peterson, B. S. Nelson, W. K. Sharp, J. K. Hsu, B.-L. Chu, M. L. Behm, R. M. Gott, A. D. Romonosky and S. R. Farago, "Functional Verification of the POWER5 Microprocessor and POWER5 Multiprocessor Systems," in IBM Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 46, Num. 1, 2002, pp. 541--553.
- R. M. Gott, J. R. Baumgartner, P. Roessler and S. I. Joe, "Functional Formal Verification on Designs of pSeries Microprocessors and Communication Subsystems," in IBM Journal of Research and Development, Vol. 49, Num. 4/5, 2005, pp. 505--521.
- R. K Govindaraju, P. Hochschild, D. Grice, K. Gildea, R. Blackmore, C. A. Bender, C. Kim, P. Chaudhary, J. Goscinski, J. Herring, S. Martin, J. Houston, "Architecture and Early Performance of the New IBM HPS Fabric and Adapter," in LNCS, Volume 3296, Springer-Verlag, Dec 2004, pp. 156--165.
- G. Shah, J. Nieplocha, J. H. Mirza, C. Kim, R. J. Harrison, R. K. Govindaraju, K. J. Gildea, P. DiNicola, and C. A. Bender, "Performance and Experience with LAPI - a New High-Performance Communication Library for the IBM RS/6000 SP," in Proc. of IEEE Combined IPPS/SPDP 1998, pp. 260--266.
- M. Banikazemi, R. K. Govindaraju, R. Blackmore, and D. K. Panda, "MPI-LAPI: An Efficient Implementation of MPI for IBM RS/6000 SP Systems," in IEEE Trans. Par. Distr. Systems, Vol. 12, Num. 10, pp. 1081--1093, 2001.
- Rajeev Sivaram, Rama K. Govindaraju Peter Hochschild++ Robert Blackmore Piyush Chaudhary, "Breaking the Connection: RDMA Deconstructed ," in Proc. of the 13th IEEE Symp. on High Performance Interconnects, (HOTI'05), 2005.
- C. B. Stunkel, D. G. Shea, B. Abali, M. M. Denneau, P. H. Hochschild, D. J. Joseph, B. J. Nathanson, M. Tsao and P. R. Varker, "Architecture and Implementation of Vulcan, in Proc. of the Inte'l Par. Proc. Symp." (IPPS94) , April 1994.