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SAS Brings High Performance Analytics to Database Appliances

Apr 19, 2011 |

In early April the SAS Institute (SAS) announced it had integrated its most advanced analytics software into database appliances from EMC Greenplum and Teradata Corporation. The new offerings marry high performance computing to “big data” and are designed to enable users to perform deep analysis on huge datasets hosted on purpose-built, parallel computing platforms.

The Week in Review

Oct 28, 2010 |

Chinese Tianhe-1A supercomputer exploits GPU power to deliver 2.5 petaflops; and Cray nabs a $60 million contract with the University of Stuttgart. We recap those stories and more in our weekly wrapup.

Bigger is Better in Newest Database Niche

Oct 22, 2008 |

Why are hardware and database behemoths focusing so much attention on a segment that — just 18 months ago — was a relatively sleepy niche?