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Mellanox Announces Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results

Jul 25, 2014 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, July 25 – Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for servers and storage systems, has announced financial results for its second quarter 2014, ended June 30, 2014. Second Quarter 2014 Highlights Revenues were $102.6 million GAAP gross margins were 66.6 percent Non-GAAP gross margins were 69.1 percent GAAP Read more…

IM 2015 Issues Call for Experience Session Papers

Jul 25, 2014 |

July 25 — The 14th IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Network and Service Management (IM 2015) will be held 11-15 May 2015 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada at the Ottawa Convention Centre. Held in odd-numbered years since 1989, IM 2015 follows the 27 years tradition of NOMS and IM as the primary IEEE Communications Society’s forum for technical exchange Read more…

Micron Appoints Stephen Pawlowski as VP of Advanced Computing Solutions

Jul 24, 2014 |

BOISE, Idaho, July 24 – Micron Technology, Inc., today announced that Stephen Pawlowski has been named as vice president of Advanced Computing Solutions. Pawlowski will be responsible for helping Micron’s Computer and Networking business unit further define and develop value-added memory solutions across enterprise and high-performance computing markets. Pawlowski joins Micron following a 31-year career at Read more…

SC14 Registration Opens

Jul 23, 2014 |

NEW ORLEANS, La., July 23 – Online registration for the 2014 International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, better known as SC14, is now open on the SC14 website. SC14’s highly competitive and renowned Technical Program is also now live on the website listing opportunities to see how #HPCmatters through panels, research papers, tutorials, and workshops. Read more…

SanDisk Completes Acquisition of Fusion-io

Jul 23, 2014 |

MILPITAS, Calif., July 23 – SanDisk Corporation, a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Fusion-io, a leading developer of flash-based PCIe hardware and software solutions that enhance application performance in enterprise and hyperscale datacenters. “I am delighted to welcome the employees of Fusion-io to SanDisk. The tremendous Read more…

IBM Expands HPC Capabilities in the Cloud

Jul 23, 2014 |

DALLAS, Tex., July 23 — IBM today announced that it is making high performance computing (HPC), as part of technical computing, more accessible through the cloud for clients grappling with big data and other computationally intensive activities. A new option from SoftLayer, an IBM Company, will provide industry standard InfiniBand networking technology to connect SoftLayer Read more…

RIKEN Researchers Run 10,240 Parallel Simulations of Global Weather on K Computer

Jul 23, 2014 |

July 23 — Ensemble forecasting is a key part of weather forecasting today. Computers typically run multiple simulations, called ensembles, using slightly different initial conditions or assumptions, and then analyze them together to try to improve forecasts. Now, using Japan’s flagship 10-petaFLOPS K computer, researchers from the RIKEN Advanced Institute for Computational Science (AICS) have Read more…

IEEE Cluster 2014 PhD Student Mentoring Program Issues Call for Applications

Jul 23, 2014 |

July 23 — The Cluster conference has decided to launch a specific Mentoring Program for PhD students, as a service to the whole scientific community. The goal of this Program is to help the PhD students attending the Cluster conference to build a better scientific career. A group of events specifically targeted to this Program will Read more…

Lasers at Dartmouth Brighten Future for Quantum Computing

Jul 22, 2014 |

July 22 — Dartmouth scientists and their colleagues have devised a breakthrough laser that uses a single artificial atom to generate and emit particles of light. The laser may play a crucial role in the development of quantum computers, which are predicted to eventually outperform today’s most powerful supercomputers. The study appears in the journal Physical Read more…

DDN Joins Global Alliance for Genomics and Health

Jul 22, 2014 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22 – DataDirect Networks (DDN) has joined the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health, an alliance working to accelerate world-wide efforts to responsibly share and analyze large amounts of genomic and clinical information with the research and healthcare communities. DDN joins more than 200 of the world’s leading research institutions, healthcare providers, information technology Read more…