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Grid Engine Pistons Pump Past HPC

May 28, 2013 |

Since its early days, Grid Engine has enjoyed a special spot in high performance computing, especially in the realms of scientific and research computing. However, with changes in Platform Computing’s operations and a new era of high performance (but not HPC) business apps, Univa’s Grid Engine is almost all enterprise-based. We recently chatted with Univa CEO, Gary Tyreman and…

The Fate of Oracle’s Grid Engine: To HPC or Not to HPC?

Sep 16, 2010 |

HPC is where innovation happens in enterprises.Oracle can assist enterprises today in managing costs, employees, distribution channels, their sales force and all that good stuff. But creating innovative new products and solutions,which in the long term form the basis of growth isn’t really connected to Oracle’s classical enterprise products.

The Evolution of Oracle Grid Engine

Sep 9, 2010 |

Many have speculated that Oracle will drop the HPC related bits and pieces which came with the acquisition of Sun, including the Sun-developed Grid Engine. Some might doubt that Oracle management will ever be ever able to recognize the value of HPC technology for mainstream IT, but especially the value of resource managers like Grid Engine for any kind of distributed resource environment.

Scheduling HPC In The Cloud

Mar 17, 2010 |

Latest iteration of Sun Grid Engine able to tap into Cloud.