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HPCMP Awards Cray with Over $40M in Supercomputing Contracts

Feb 11, 2014 |

SEATTLE, Wash., Feb. 11 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. today announced that the Company has been awarded two supercomputing contracts totaling more than $40 million to provide the Department of Defense (DOD) High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) with three Cray XC30 supercomputers and two Cray Sonexion storage systems. Cray will deliver a Cray Read more…

Mellanox Capital Launched

Feb 3, 2014 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, Feb. 3 – Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced the formation of Mellanox Capital, a global investment arm, to provide equity investments in leading technology start-ups and companies worldwide. Mellanox Capital will make investments in start-ups and Read more…

Internet2 Receives NSF Grant

Jan 28, 2014 |

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 28 — Internet2 announced today that it received a grant for $1.3 million from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to support small colleges and universities that have notable research projects and cyberinfrastructure needs even though the institutions are not primarily research focused. The grant project titled, “Broadening the Reach: Support of Campus Read more…

Carmel Ventures and Ericsson Invest in Adapteva

Jan 16, 2014 |

LEXINGTON, Mass., Jan. 16 – Adapteva Inc., innovators in the field of parallel processing and sponsors of the Parallella project, announced today they have closed a $3.6M Series-B funding round from Carmel Ventures, a premier venture capital firm, and Ericsson, a world-leading communications technology and services vendor. The financing will reinforce Adapteva’s long-term plans for delivering transformative technology Read more…

Aeon to Deploy 7 Petabyte Lustre File System for SDSC’s Comet Supercomputer

Nov 22, 2013 |

Nov. 22 — Aeon Computing, a leading HPC and storage vendor, has been selected by the San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, to build and deploy a 7 Petabyte (PB) Lustre parallel file system as part of the new petascale-level Comet supercomputer. The performance of the 7 PB (Petabyte) Read more…