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Cycle Computing Announces Collaboration With NASA

Nov 12, 2015 |

Nov. 12 — Cycle Computing, the leader in cloud computing orchestration software for Big Compute and Big Data, announced a collaboration with NASA to determine the biological mass of bushes and trees over the entire arid and semi-arid zone on the south side of the Sahara. NASA is using Cycle Computing software on the Amazon Web Read more…

MarketsandMarkets Says Cloud HPC Market to be Worth $10.83B by 2020

Nov 11, 2015 |

PUNE, India, Nov. 11 — According a new market research report “Cloud High Performance Computing (HPC) Market by Service Type (HPC IAAS, HPC PAAS, Data Organization and Workload Management, Clustering Software and Analytics Tool, Professional Service and Managed Service) – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the cloud HPC market size is estimated to grow Read more…

Cycle Computing Awarded Patent and Launches Latest CycleCloud

Nov 10, 2015 |

In a show of momentum Cycle Computing today launched the latest version of its flagship product, CycleCloud v5, and also announced the company has been awarded U.S. Patent 9,146,840 for automatically detecting and resolving infrastructure faults in cloud infrastructure. The new version of CycleCloud includes a single dashboard for quickly and securely accessing and managing workloads Read more…

UberCloud’s Application Software Containers Utilized by NUMECA

Nov 10, 2015 |

Nov. 10 — NUMECA and UberCloud announce the release of NUMECA’s complete suite of Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) software powered by UberCloud application software containers, now also available as a service in any cloud. All major NUMECA’s Flow Integrated Environment FINE software packages such as FINE/Marine, FINE/Turbo, FINE/Acoustics, FINE/Design3D, AutoMesh, and FINE/Open with OpenLabs are now Read more…

Nimbix Improves HPC With New JARVICE 2.0 Platform

Nov 10, 2015 |

DALLAS, Tex., Nov. 10 — Nimbix, a leader in cloud-based, High-Performance Computing (HPC) infrastructure and applications, today announced the release of its JARVICE 2.0 cloud platform. The new High-Performance Computing (HPC) innovation simplifies compute-intensive engineering/simulation, rendering and analytics by reducing complex configuration and tedious data movement. “HPC sites are entrusting more simulation and high-performance data analysis workflows to Read more…

Penguin Computing Provides Yahoo! JAPAN With Open Compute Servers

Nov 10, 2015 |

Nov. 10 — Penguin Computing, a provider of high-performance computing, enterprise data center and cloud solutions, today announced the deployment of YJ America’s OpenStack infrastructure on Penguin Computing’s Relion OCP servers for customer Yahoo! JAPAN. Penguin Computing provides customized build-to-order server solutions for customers with specialized hardware requirements in enterprise, financial, federal government, bioinformatics and Read more…

UberCloud Delivers CAE Applications as a Service

Nov 3, 2015 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Nov. 2 — UberCloud has announced the release of popular commercial and open source technical applications coming in Docker-based UberCloud Containers which are ready-to-execute packages of software designed to deliver the tools that engineers need to complete their task in hand. Popular commercial and open-source tools are pre-installed, configured, and tested, in UberCloud Read more…

Cornell Leads New NSF Federated Cloud Project

Nov 3, 2015 |

ITHACA, N.Y., Nov. 3 — Cornell University will lead a five-year, $5 million project sponsored by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to build a federated cloud comprised of data infrastructure building blocks (DIBBs) designed to support scientists and engineers requiring flexible workflows and analysis tools for large-scale data sets, known as the Aristotle Cloud Federation. Read more…

Bright Computing to Release Updates to Management Software at SC15

Nov 3, 2015 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 3 — Bright Computing, the leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, announces that it will release several updates and enhancements to its most popular management software solutions at SC15, which takes place November 15-20, 2015, in Austin, Texas. The updates will include more than a dozen features that simplify OpenStack deployment, add Read more…

Singapore Scientists Among First to Benefit From Infinera Cloud Xpress With 100 GbE

Nov 2, 2015 |

Nov. 2 — Infinera, provider of Intelligent Transport Networks, announced that the National Supercomputer Centre (NSCC) and Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) in Singapore have implemented the Infinera Cloud Xpress with 100 Gigabit Ethernet (GbE) to connect the two datacenters in bustling research campuses in Biopolis and Fusionopolis, Singapore with hyper-scale density, operational Read more…

Cycle Computing Adds Rick Friedman to Management Team

Oct 29, 2015 |

NEW YORK, N.Y., Oct. 29 — Cycle Computing, the leader in cloud computing orchestration software for Big Compute and Big Data, announced the addition of Rick Friedman to the management team as Vice President of Solutions. “As Cycle continues to rapidly grow our customer footprint, we are pleased that Rick has joined the management team to Read more…

Monash University in Melbourne Selects Mellanox CloudX Platform

Oct 27, 2015 |

TOKYO, Japan, Oct. 27 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance cloud networking solutions, today announced that Monash University in Melbourne, Australia, has selected Mellanox’s CloudX platform based on Mellanox’s Spectrum SN2700 Open Ethernet switches, ConnectX-4 NICs and Mellanox’s LinkX cables to provide the network for the world’s first 100Gb/s end-to-end OpenStack Read more…

Brightskies Technologies Joins Bright Partner Programme

Oct 26, 2015 |

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, Oct. 26 — Bright Computing, the leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, today announced that Brightskies Technologies has signed up to the Bright Partner Programme. Based in Egypt, Brightskies Technologies provides services around high performance computing and code optimization, virtualisation and cloud computing, big data, as well as embedded systems software development. Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Oct 22, 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. #TBT SC03 Phoenix, AZ: Some Read more…

EMC and VMware Reveal New Cloud Services Business

Oct 22, 2015 |

HOPKINTON, Mass. and PALO ALTO, Calif., Oct. 22 — EMC Corporation (NYSE: EMC) and VMware (NYSE: VMW) announced plans to form the Federation’s new cloud services business by combining their respective cloud capabilities, along with existing Virtustream cloud offerings, under the Virtustream brand. Virtustream will be jointly owned by VMware and EMC and led by Rodney Read more…

TACC Drug Discovery Portal Empowers Researchers Worldwide

Oct 22, 2015 |

Where do you turn if you are a researcher who needs to quickly identify drug candidates for diseases ranging from obesity to tuberculosis to leishmaniasis, a tropical disease caused by the bite of a sand fly? You turn to the DrugDiscovery@TACC portal, which is currently helping more than 100 researchers worldwide model, simulate and generate Read more…

Moab Helps Canada Hospitals Build HPC4Health Cloud

Oct 13, 2015 |

In yet another example of HPC, cloud and big data convergence, Adaptive Computing announced today that its cluster and cloud management software Moab is part of a pilot IT infrastructure built to address the needs of Canadian healthcare organizations. The project, called High Performance Computing for Health Sciences, or HPC4Health for short, was formed to Read more…

Mellanox Announces Support for New QCT Cloud Solution Center

Oct 13, 2015 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, Oct. 13 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced its support for the new QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology) Cloud Solution Center designed to test and demonstrate modern data center solutions that have been jointly developed by QCT Read more…

Combining High Performance Computing with Big Data Analytics on the Same Infrastructure

Oct 9, 2015 |

Three important trends keep coming up in conversations with customers in the high performance computing (HPC) and big data markets. The first is that more and more users want to combine HPC workloads with big data analytics workloads on the same infrastructure. The second trend is the demand for flexibility to run workloads on either bare Read more…

Omnibond Releases CloudyCluster on Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the AWS Marketplace

Oct 7, 2015 |

Oct. 7 — Today Omnibond announced the release of CloudyCluster running on Red Hat Enterprise Linux in the AWS Marketplace, establishing a new level of HPC research and discovery available to everyone. In a move toward democratizing computational science and discovery, Omnibond LLC has released CloudyCluster, a tool providing easy access to High Performance Computing Read more…