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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

Feb 26, 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.   Team South Africa Preps for "Three-peat" Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Feb 19, 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.   Quote of the day! "The general problem Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Feb 13, 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.   Next-gen #supercomputing scientists? #OaklandTech students touring Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Feb 5, 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.   Team South Africa of @ISChpc 2015 Read more…

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…

Off the Wire

HP Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results

Feb 25, 2015 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 25 — HP today announced financial results for its fiscal 2015 first quarter ended January 31, 2015. First quarter net revenue of $26.8 billion was down 5% from the prior-year period and down 2% on a constant currency basis. First quarter GAAP diluted net earnings per share (EPS) was $0.73, down from Read more…

Ace Computers Brings on Regional Sales Director

Feb 25, 2015 |

CHICAGO, Ill., Feb 25 — Ace Computers, one of the leading custom computer builders and HPC specialists in the U.S., just announced that they hired industry-leading technology sales expert John McCormack as a Regional Sales Director. During his 37 years in sales — 25 in technology sales — he has won multiple president’s club and incentive Read more…

Asetek Announces Global OEM Purchase Agreement with Fujitsu

Feb 24, 2015 |

OSLO, Norway, Feb. 24 — Asetek announced today a global purchase agreement with Fujitsu Technology Solutions GmbH, a leading global server vendor. Fujitsu will incorporate Asetek’s RackCDU D2C liquid cooling technology into its High Performance Computing (HPC) server product line. RackCDU enhances Fujitsu’s ability to provide solutions for world-class data center efficiency and reduced operating costs. RackCDU Read more…

Adaptive Computing Appoints Marty Smuin as CEO

Feb 24, 2015 |

PROVO, Utah, Feb. 24 — Adaptive Computing, the company that powers many of the world’s largest private/hybrid cloud and technical computing environments with its Moab optimization and scheduling software, today announced it has named Marty Smuin, the former head of business development and worldwide sales, as CEO. A technology visionary and proven leader with more than Read more…

CoolIT Systems Announces Update on Year-End Results

Feb 23, 2015 |

Feb. 23 — CoolIT Systems Inc., (“CoolIT” or the “Company”) the global leader in Direct Contact Liquid Cooling technologies, is pleased to provide a corporate update on our year-end results. 2014 saw CoolIT achieve a number of significant milestones: Corporate revenue exceeded $27M in 2014, a 40% increase over 2013 Revenue from the Data Center Solutions Read more…