Since 1986 - Covering the Fastest Computers in the World and the People Who Run Them

Language Flags

Tag: OFA

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.

OpenFabrics Alliance Weaves Its Story at SC09

Nov 15, 2009 |

We have developed something of a tradition at HPCwire in the weeks leading up to each year’s SC conference; we interview the chairman of the OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA). Jim Ryan of Intel has been the OFA’s chair all these years, and our annual interview with Jim was as interesting as ever.