The HPC Advisory Council is also a community effort support center for HPC end-users, providing the following capabilities:

Competitions

Third Annual HPCAC-ISC Student Cluster Competition
The third HPCAC-ISC Student Cluster Competition, featured at ISC'14, is an opportunity to showcase student expertise in a friendly yet spirited competition. The competition will feature small teams that compete to demonstrate the incredible capabilities of state-of- the-art high-performance cluster hardware and software.

The First Student RDMA Programming Competition
Video announcement for HPC Advisory Council's First Student RDMA Award