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Pushing Broader Skills: HPC and Beyond

Dec 19, 2014 |

The old adage “knowledge is power” rings true in the technology sector, where both broad and deep knowledge within any given company translates into the power to most effectively support customers, from design through implementation. Not every employee has all of the knowledge necessary to most effectively serve customers, however, technology companies are faced with Read more…

Workstations, Servers, Clouds: Making the Call for HPC

Dec 17, 2014 |

A recent survey in 25 HPC and CAE LinkedIn groups regarding engineers’ concerns about cloud computing was conducted by UberCloud and revealed that many engineers tend to compare the benefits of workstations versus servers versus clouds in a somewhat misinformed way. In fact, most of them compare the positive aspects of their workstation with the (apparent) roadblocks of Read more…

Thursday Twitter Roundup

Nov 21, 2014 |

In celebration of SC14, we’ve decided to put together a daily list of some the top tweets from the event. For those unable to attend, we hope this gives you a window into the happenings of SC14. Check back in tomorrow to see what’s new and perhaps you’ll even see your own tweets at some Read more…

Wednesday Twitter Roundup

Nov 19, 2014 |

In celebration of SC14, we’ve decided to put together a daily list of some the top tweets from the event. For those unable to attend, we hope this gives you a window into the happenings of SC14. Check back in tomorrow to see what’s new and perhaps you’ll even see your own tweets at some Read more…

NextScale Nodes Crest 1 Teraflops, Await Knights Landing

Nov 19, 2014 |

When the dust settles after its acquisition of the System x business from IBM, Lenovo Group will probably end up with the second largest HPC systems business in the world, behind Hewlett-Packard and eager to close that gap just as it has in the PC market. Lenovo came out swinging at the SC14 supercomputing conference Read more…

Short Takes

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Jan 15, 2015 |

Here at HPCwire, we want to help keep the HPC community as up-to-date as possible on some of the most captivating news items that were tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are listed below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. .@uksciencechief w/ @NASAAmes #supercomputing team 2 discuss Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Jan 8, 2015 |

Here at HPCwire, we want to help keep the HPC community as up-to-date as possible on some of the most captivating news items that were tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are listed below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list.   Great examples of why #HPC matters, Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Dec 19, 2014 |

Here at HPCwire, we want to help keep the HPC community as up-to-date as possible on some of the most captivating news items that were tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are listed below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list.   HPC for the holidays! We’re installing Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Dec 5, 2014 |

Here at HPCwire, we want to help keep the HPC community as up-to-date as possible on some of the most captivating news items that were tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are listed below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. I've joined Cray!!! Excited about the convergence Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Nov 13, 2014 |

Here at HPCwire, we want to help keep the HPC community as up-to-date as possible on some of the most captivating news items that were tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are listed below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Click here to view the top tweets Read more…

Off the Wire

Mellanox Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2014 Financial Results

Jan 29, 2015 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, Jan. 29 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for servers and storage systems, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2014. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year Highlights Revenues were $141.1 million in the fourth quarter, and $463.6 million in fiscal year 2014. GAAP gross margins were 70.9 percent Read more…

Bright Computing and OCF Partner

Jan 29, 2015 |

Jan. 29 – Bright Computing, the leader in high performance infrastructure management solutions for cloud, big data and HPC, today announced a partnership with OCF, a UK-based company that specialises in helping organisations with their high performance data processing, data management and data storage challenges. OCF is the latest company to join Bright Computing’s channel partner network in Read more…

Extreme Networks Reports Second Quarter Fiscal Year 2015 Financial Results

Jan 29, 2015 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Jan. 29 — Extreme Networks, Inc. today released financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2015, ended December 31, 2014. GAAP revenue was $147.2 million and non-GAAP revenue was $148.0 million. GAAP net loss for the second fiscal quarter was $13.1 million, or $0.13 per share, and non-GAAP net income was $4.7 million, or $0.05 per diluted share. This is the fourth quarter Read more…

SGI Reports Financial Results for the Second Quarter of Fiscal 2015

Jan 28, 2015 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Jan. 28 — SGI, a global leader in high performance solutions for compute, data analytics, and data management, today reported financial results for its fiscal second quarter 2015 ended December 26, 2014. Total revenue for the fiscal second quarter was $138 million, an increase of 24% from $112 million in the previous quarter and Read more…

SGI Closes $70M Term Loan Financing to Fund Large Customer Contract Awards

Jan 28, 2015 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Jan. 28 — SGI, a global leader in high performance solutions for compute, data analytics, and data management, today announced that it has completed a $70 million three and a half year term loan financing. The proceeds will be used to fund working capital for large, recently-awarded customer contracts, to retire the Company’s Read more…

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