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Weekly Twitter Roundup

Apr 28, 2016 |

Here at HPCwire, we aim to keep the HPC community apprised of the most relevant and interesting news items that get tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are presented below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Never thought I would get to see one of these in person! @spurlockmuseum @cray_inc @NCSAatIllinois pic.twitter.com/7tGZctb3vX — Read more…

IBM Expands All-Flash Storage; Takes Aim at Cognitive Computing and Cloud

Apr 27, 2016 |

Calling it the foundation of its cloud and cognitive computing strategy, IBM has significantly expanded its all-flash storage platform portfolio with the announcement today of three new array products aimed at managing massive amounts of data associated with cloud-based, high-performance workloads. Targeting hyperscale, cloud data centers and cloud service providers (CSP), the systems utilize IBM’s Read more…

Colovore and AMAX Partner to Deliver Cloud and HPC Infrastructure Solutions

Apr 27, 2016 |

April 27 — Colovore, Silicon Valley’s leader in high-density colocation services, and AMAX, a leading manufacturer of data center, cloud, deep learning and HPC (High Performance Computing) solutions, have partnered to deliver an integrated deployment model aimed at enterprises looking for a streamlined solution to deploy, host and scale power-dense, high-performance IT infrastructure. The partnership presents Read more…

University of Cambridge Selects Red Hat to Support OpenStack-Based HPC Initiatives

Apr 26, 2016 |

AUSTIN, Tex., April 26 — Red Hat, Inc. (NYSE: RHT), the world’s leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that the University of Cambridge, one of the world’s oldest and most prestigious academic institutions, has selected Red Hat to support its OpenStack-based high performance computing (HPC) initiatives. In addition to deploying Red Hat OpenStack Platform Read more…

University of Cambridge Partners With Mellanox to Deliver OpenStack-Based Cloud

Apr 25, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel, April 25 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that University of Cambridge (UoC) has selected Mellanox End-to-End Ethernet interconnect solution including Spectrum SN2700 Ethernet switches, ConnectX-4 Lx NICs and LinkX cables for its OpenStack-based scientific research cloud. This new win Read more…

Supermicro to Showcase Total Solutions at OpenStack Summit

Apr 25, 2016 |

AUSTIN, Tex., April 25 — Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing showcases its total solutions for public, private and hybrid cloud at OpenStack Summit this week in Austin, Texas. Business success today requires adaptability, flexibility, and security. The Cloud promises to address these challenges by providing an Read more…

Enter Selects Mellanox OCN to Power Europe’s First Multi-Regional OpenStack-Based Public Cloud

Apr 25, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. and YOKNEAM, Israel, April 25 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced that Enter, creator of Enter Cloud Suite (ECS), Europe’s first multi-regional OpenStack-based cloud, has selected Mellanox Open Composable Networks (OCN) as the Ethernet network fabric for its Infrastructure-as-a-Service cloud offering. Enter Read more…

Bright Computing Announces Bright OpenStack Integration With Talligent Software

Apr 21, 2016 |

April 21 — Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of management software for high performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announces that its Bright OpenStack solution is now fully integrated with Talligent’s advanced proprietary Openbook billing software for OpenStack clouds. Openbook supports key cost and capacity reporting requirements for an efficient OpenStack Read more…

Bright Computing to Showcase Bright OpenStack and HPC CaaS at OpenStack Summit in Austin

Apr 20, 2016 |

April 20 — Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of management software for high performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announced that they will exhibit at OpenStack Summit in Austin, TX, in booth # B13.  Visit Bright Computing anytime during exhibit hours for a personalized demonstration with the company’s technical experts.  Read more…

Altair’s HPC Cloud Challenge Concludes Successfully

Apr 19, 2016 |

TROY, Mich., April 19 — Altair’s High-Performance Computing (HPC) Cloud Challenge utilizing Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Intel technologies to demonstrate the benefits of leveraging the cloud for large-scale design exploration in the area of computer-aided engineering (CAE) has concluded successfully. Organizations of all sizes from manufacturing and academic fields participated in the Challenge, utilizing Read more…

Mirantis Teams With Supermicro and Arista to Offer Certified Rack Appliance for OpenStack Clouds

Apr 19, 2016 |

MOUNTAIN VIEW and SAN JOSE, Calif., April 19 — Mirantis, the pure-play OpenStack company, and Supermicro (NASDAQ: SMCI), the leading innovator in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage, and green computing total solutions for advanced IT/hyper-converged infrastructure, are partnering to deliver the Supermicro Mirantis Unlocked Appliance for Cloud Native Applications — a turnkey, rack-based appliance featuring Mirantis OpenStack, Read more…

In OpenPOWER Play, IBM and Google Make Hyperscale Waves at Summit

Apr 6, 2016 |

OpenPOWER Foundation, the mostly IBM-driven effort to create an alternative architecture to Intel x86, took a major step forward today with the announcement of a joint effort by Google and Rackspace to co-develop an open data center server architecture design specification based on…

Cirrascale Launches Multi-GPU Cloud Service

Apr 6, 2016 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., April 6 — Cirrascale Corporation, a premier developer of blade, rackmount, and cloud solutions enabling GPU-driven deep learning infrastructure, today announced the official launch of its cloud-based GPU-as-a-Service product optimized for the deep learning landscape. Originally showcased at the Supercomputing 2015 conference in its pre-release phase, the service is the only one Read more…

Boston Limited Unveils Cloud-Based Deep Learning Solution

Apr 6, 2016 |

April 6 — As part of its exhibition at GTC 2016, the worlds largest GPU conference, Boston Limited is showcasing Boston ANNA, the worlds fastest deep learning training accelerator. Expert scientists in the field of machine learning have leveraged the power of the GPU to make huge strides in improving a multitude of applications. Deep Learning Read more…

OpenPOWER Foundation Reveals New Servers and Big Data Analytics Innovations

Apr 6, 2016 |

April 6 — The OpenPOWER Foundation today revealed more than 50 new infrastructure and software innovations, spanning the entire system stack, including systems, boards, cards and accelerators. Unveiled at the second annual OpenPOWER Summit, these new products build upon 30 OpenPOWER-based solutions already in the marketplace. “To meet the demands of today’s data centers, businesses need open system Read more…

Chelsio Unified Wire Adapters Achieve OpenPower Ready Compliance

Apr 5, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., April 5 — Chelsio Communications, Inc., a leading provider of high performance Ethernet adapters for storage networking, virtualized enterprise data centers, cloud service installations, and cluster computing environments, today announced that Chelsio Unified Wire 10/40GbE adapters have achieved OpenPower Ready compliance.  The Chelsio solutions can be utilized in servers and high performance computing clusters as part of an Read more…

UberCloud Delivers Scalable HPC in the Cloud with OpenHPC Containers

Mar 31, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., March 31 – Today UberCloud announced that it has developed quick-to-roll-out and easy-to-use containers based on OpenHPC for use in high performance computing (HPC), whether they be on-premise, or in the public or a private cloud. Using popular Linux Container technology, UberCloud containers resolve the deployment challenges of traditional HPC environments with the Read more…

Bright Computing to Exhibit at HPC for Wall Street – Cloud & Data Centers Show & Conference

Mar 31, 2016 |

March 31 — Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of cluster and cloud management software for high-performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announces it will be exhibiting at the 2016 HPC for Wall Street – Cloud & Data Centers Show & Conference on April 4, 2016, at New York’s Roosevelt Hotel in booth Read more…

Bright Computing to Exhibit at the GPU Technology Conference

Mar 30, 2016 |

March 30 — Bright Computing, the leading independent provider of cluster and cloud management software for high performance computing (HPC) clusters, big data clusters, and OpenStack clouds, announced that they will be exhibiting at the GPU Technology Conference (GTC) in booth # 1024 and sponsoring the Emerging Companies Summit taking place within GTC, April 4 Read more…

Reportbuyer Adds New Cloud HPC Market Report to Offering

Mar 30, 2016 |

March 30 — The cloud High Performance Computing (HPC) market size is estimated to grow from USD 4.37 billion in 2015 to USD 10.83 billion by 2020, at an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 19.9% from 2015 to 2020. The cloud HPC market is driven by factors, such as complex applications management, emergence of big data market, and adoption Read more…