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NC State Completes Crashtest Cluster

Apr 4, 2011 |

With computational testbed, developers and researchers don’t have to worry about about breaking the supercomputer.

The Weekly Top Five

Feb 3, 2011 |

The Weekly Top Five features the five biggest HPC stories of the week, condensed for your reading pleasure. This week, we cover the computing power on display at SC10’s Student Cluster Competition; the University of Portsmouth’s new supercomputer; IBM Watson’s SUSE Linux platform; multicore advances at North Carolina State; and Intel’s new approach to university funding.

NC State, IBM Researchers Send Hypervisor Security Into “Stealth Mode”

Sep 27, 2010 |

Researchers have created a security tool that works in stealth mode to monitor for hypervisor attacks without attackers being aware that such a tool is in place. The software functions outside of the hypervisor, which makes it difficult to detect by potential attackers.