About The Competition

The HPC Advisory Council, a leading organization for high-performance computing research, outreach and education, announced that the HPC Advisory Council will organize The Sixth Student RDMA Programming Competition starting on May 22, 2018。

It is designed for undergraduates to study RMDA and is also an excellent opportunity for RDMA programming experts to demonstrate their talents. The competition was first held in 2013 which attracted enrollment in more than 20 colleges and universities from across the country. In the last competition held in 2017, it attracted more than 50 colleges and universities to enroll and received wide attention from experts of international high-performance computing, cloud computing, and big data.

In this year’s competition, we want to announce more challenge topic about the RDMA programming: NoSQL Applications

Please see the “Competition Details” page.


Special Place
Tsinghua University (Team 1)
First Place:
University of Science and Technology of China
Tsinghua University (Team 2)
Second prize
Fudan University
Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Third prize
East China Normal University
Northwestern Polytechnical University

Awards(before tax):

Below each prize can have two winners.

The Special Prize(1 team): 40,000 CNY, Certificate of Merit

First Prize(2 teams): 20,000 CNY for each, Certificate of Merit

Second Prize(2 teams): 10,000 CNY for each, Certificate of Merit

Third Prize(4 teams): 5,000CNY for each, Certificate of Merit


Reference of RDMA:

The First Competition | The Second Competition| The Third Competition | The Forth Competition | The Fifth Competition

RDMA Read and Write with IB Verbs by Tarick Bedeir

RDMA mojo : blog on RDMA technology and programming by Dotan Barak

RDMA Aware Networks Programming User Manual Rev 1.7

A Tutorial of the RDMA Model