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NCI to Utilize Mellanox CloudX Interconnect

Apr 15, 2014 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, April 15 – Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that the National Computational Infrastructure (NCI), hosted at the Australia National University, selected Mellanox’s interconnect to support Australia’s national research computing service which provides world-class, high-end services to Read more…

Cluster 2014 Set for September

Apr 15, 2014 |

April 15 — Clusters have become the workhorse for computational science and engineering research, powering innovation and discovery that advance science and society. They are the base for building today’s rapidly evolving cloud and HPC infrastructures, and are used to solve some of the most complex problems. The challenge to make them scalable, efficient, and Read more…

SDSC Enables Large-Scale Data Sharing Using Globus

Apr 14, 2014 |

April 14 — The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has implemented a new feature of the Globus software that will allow researchers using the Center’s computational and storage resources to easily and securely access and share large data sets with colleagues. In the era of “Big Data”-based science, accessing and Read more…

INCITE Program to Offer Webinar

Apr 14, 2014 |

April 14 — The Innovative and Novel Computational Impact on Theory and Experiment (INCITE) program awarded nearly six billion core-hours to researchers in its most recent solicitation. Roughly a third of applicants received time on INCITE’s production systems: the 27 petaflops Cray XK7 “Titan” and 10 petaflops IBM Blue/Gene Q “Mira.” INCITE focuses on campaigns Read more…

Micron Licenses Avago Technologies’ 30G SerDes for HMC Devices

Apr 11, 2014 |

SAN JOSE, Calif. and Singapore, April 11 — Avago Technologies, a leading supplier of analog interface components for wireless, wireline, and industrial applications, announced that Micron Technology, Inc. has licensed Avago’s 28nm Low Power 30Gbps Serializer/Deserializer (SerDes) IP for use in Micron’s next generation Hybrid Memory Cube (HMC) devices. “Avago is an established leader in Read more…

NCSA Presents Blue Waters Symposium for Petascale Science and Beyond

Apr 10, 2014 |

April 10 — The second annual NCSA Blue Waters Symposium for Petascale Science and Beyond will be held May 12-15, 2014, in Champaign, Illinois. Science teams from across the nation use Blue Waters to simulate the evolution of the cosmos, delve into fine-scale processes in molecular dynamics and quantum physics, and solve many research challenges Read more…

Fujitsu Launches New PRIMEQUEST Series

Apr 10, 2014 |

TOKYO, Japan, April 10 – Fujitsu today announced the immediate availability of its new mission-critical x86 FUJITSU Server PRIMEQUEST 2000 series, comprised of five models, featuring the latest Intel Xeon Processor E7 v2 family. Retaining the reliability, availability, and superior price performance of the company’s previous x86 series, the PRIMEQUEST 2000 series offers a highly reliable Read more…

Bright Computing Achieves Cloudera Certification for Bright Cluster Manager

Apr 9, 2014 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 9 — Bright Computing, a leading provider of management solutions for clusters and clouds, today announced that Bright Cluster Manager is now certified on Cloudera Enterprise 5. Bright and Cloudera will continue to work together to enable enterprise customers to deploy and manage big data projects with ease. Bright Cluster Manager enables customers Read more…

Sabalcore Launches Accelerated 3D Remote Graphics

Apr 9, 2014 |

MELBOURNE, Fla., April 9 — Sabalcore Computing Inc., a leading High Performance Computing (HPC) service provider, today officially announced the launch of their new remote graphics capabilities. Remote Graphics with 3-D hardware acceleration, or “rg3d,” allows Sabalcore customers to effectively interact with any graphical 2-D or 3-D capable software interface even over low-bandwidth WAN connections. Read more…

Cray to Deliver TAS Solution to HLRN

Apr 8, 2014 |

SEATTLE, Wash., April 8 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. today announced the Company has been awarded a contract to deliver a Cray Tiered Adaptive Storage (TAS) solution to the North German Supercomputing Alliance (HLRN). Cray TAS is an open storage and archiving solution for big data and high performance computing environments, and gives HLRN Read more…