Developers, admins, educators, scientists, engineers, and students met in New Orleans for the annual SuperComputing conference.
In mid-November, SuperComputing 2010 took place in New Orleans, Louisiana. The location offered mild weather, hot music, fabulous food, and Southern hospitality, which created a particularly upbeat atmosphere for the annual event. SC10 also drew record attendance, with about 4,400 attendees, and student volunteers stood out at the 2010 event thanks to new education, diversity, and volunteer programs announced in June 2010 .
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