February 17, 2009

Appro Calls Cray Ante With Super Blade Cluster

Timothy Prickett Morgan

Supercomputing cluster maker Appro is looking to midrange HPC shops for some new business in this tough economy.

Today, Appro launched a blade-style cluster server called GreenBlade that the company hopes will steal some thunder – and some business – from Cray’s new entry CX1 Windows-based blade server. And Appro is also hoping to take some revenues from traditional blade and rack server makers like Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Dell, and Sun, who peddle their products to run supercomputing applications too.

Full story at The Register

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