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The Evolution of the Virtual Platform

May 1, 2013 |

At the 2013 Open Fabrics International Developer Workshop, in Monterey, California, VMware’s in-house HPC expert Josh Simons delivered a presentation on the Software-Defined Datacenter. At its essence, a software-defined datacenter is a prescriptive model for bringing the benefits of virtualization to rest of the datacenter.

Latency in the Cloud – How Low Can We Go?

Jun 26, 2012 |

At the HPC Advisory Council European Conference 2012 in Hamburg, in conjunction with the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC’12), VMware’s HPC guru Josh Simons delivered a presentation of particular interest to followers of the HPC cloud space. The session tackled the million dollar HPC cloud question: “Are cloud computing and virtualization only useful for running throughput workloads or can latency-sensitive applications be run as well?”

HPC and OS Virtualization : Josh Simons at ISC

May 31, 2010 |

A discussion and highlights (as well as video clips) from a presentation by Josh Simons of VMware at ISC 2010 during the HPC Advisory Council Workshop session on May 29th.