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Global HPC Market Report Released by ReportsnReports

Feb 10, 2016 |

PUNE, India, Feb. 10 — The global high performance computing market is projected to reach USD 36.62 Billion by 2020, at a CAGR of 5.45% with higher computational power driving the HPC market growth with Asia-Pacific (APAC) expected to witness the highest growth and HPC servers to gain maximum market share during the forecast period. Read more…

Ellexus Unveils New Software for HPC

Feb 8, 2016 |

Feb. 8 — Ellexus is excited to announce the release of Mistral, our ground breaking product that will balance shared storage across a high performance computing cluster. Developed in collaboration with ARM’s IT department, 2015 was a year of intense production – 2016 is the year that Mistral will take HPC by storm. Mistral addresses Read more…

DDN Joins EnterpriseHPC‘16 as a Diamond Sponsor

Feb 5, 2016 |

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Feb. 5 — The EnterpriseHPC’16 summit, the market-leading, live hosted summit dedicated to exploring the emergence of advanced scale computing in commercial settings, today announced that DataDirect Networks (DDN) has joined the summit as a Diamond Sponsor. EnterpriseHPC’16, scheduled for March 20-22, 2016, at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California, Read more…

New Report Says HPC Market to be Worth $36 Billion by 2020

Feb 5, 2016 |

PUNE, India, Feb. 5 — According to a new market research report, “High Performance Computing Market by Components Type (Servers, Storage, Networking Devices, & Software), Services, Deployment Type, Server Price Band, Vertical, & Region – Global Forecast to 2020”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the HPC market is estimated to grow from USD 28.08 Billion in 2015 and projected to be of USD 36.62 Billion by Read more…

Ellexus Launches Tool to Load Balance Shared Storage Across HPC Clusters

Feb 3, 2016 |

Feb. 3 — Cambridge, UK-based start-up Ellexus Ltd has launched its inaugural product to load balance shared storage across high performance computing (HPC) clusters. This ground breaking new software, called Mistral, has the potential to save the HPC industry millions in wasted compute resources and improve the quality of service across compute clusters around the Read more…

DDN WOS Object Storage Software Wins Award for Secure, Collaborative Cloud Storage

Feb 2, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 2 — DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced that its WOS 360 v2.0 object storage software was named a Visionary Product in the Professional Class Storage category at the fifteenth Annual Storage Visions Conference. The groundbreaking WOS enables organizations to build highly reliable, infinitely scalable and cost-efficient storage repositories to meet any unstructured data Read more…

SanDisk Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2015 Results

Jan 28, 2016 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Jan. 28 — SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced results for the fourth quarter and fiscal 2015 ended January 3, 2016.  Fourth quarter revenue of $1.54 billion decreased 11 percent on a year-over-year basis and increased 6 percent sequentially.  Annual revenue for 2015 was $5.56 billion, a decrease of Read more…

SGI’s HPC GM Gabriel Broner on 2016 Trends

Jan 25, 2016 |

Roughly six months ago SGI reorganized into three business units – traditional HPC; high performance data analytics (HPDA); and SGI services – each with a general manager at the head. Gabriel Broner, then vice president of software innovation, became general manager for the HPC unit. Broner is a familiar voice in the HPC community. He Read more…

Cray Signs $36M Contract to Upgrade Systems at ECMWF

Jan 25, 2016 |

SEATTLE, Wash., Jan. 25 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) today announced the Company has signed a $36 million contract to upgrade and expand the Cray XC supercomputers and Cray Sonexion storage system at the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF). When the project is completed, the enhanced systems will allow the world-class numerical weather prediction and research Read more…

Supercomputing Frontiers to Coincide With Grand Opening of New Singapore National Supercomputing Centre

Jan 20, 2016 |

Jan. 20 — You are cordially invited to contribute as an author or participant in “Supercomputing Frontiers 2016” in Singapore on March 15-18. The conference will also host the inaugural event of grand opening of the new Singapore National Supercomputing Centre. During the event you will learn more about the new 1 Petaflop supercomputer and Read more…

CPAC Deploys DDN WOS Object Storage and SFA12K

Jan 19, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 19 — DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced that the Cable Public Affairs Channel (CPAC) in Canada has deployed DDN SFA12K and DDN WOS Object Storage to fuel its innovative delivery of public affairs content to more than 11 million homes via cable, satellite and wireless distribution and via 24/7 web streaming. As Canada’s only privately-owned, commercial free Read more…

HPC Budgets: Where is the Money Going?

Jan 14, 2016 |

Perhaps not surprisingly hardware still accounts for lion’s share (48%) of HPC budgets according to Intersect360 Research’s just released 2015 report – HPC Budget Allocation Map: HPC Budget Distribution. Server spending has been the top item the last five years, and edged up about two percent over 2014. Storage was second, again a repeat. More Read more…

Seagate ClusterStor L300 Chosen as Scratch Storage Tier for CEA DAM

Jan 14, 2016 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Jan. 14 — Seagate Technology plc, a world leader in storage solutions, today announced the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) has selected the Seagate ClusterStor L300 for its GS1K HPC storage needs. In collaboration with Atos, CEA chose Seagate ClusterStor, a scale-out data storage and management platform, for its high-speed ability Read more…

DDN’s Alex Bouzari on Beating Moore’s Law

Jan 13, 2016 |

As 2015 was in its home stretch, DataDirect Networks (DDN) refreshed its high performance SFA block storage line with the launch of SFA14K and SFA14KE, formerly codenamed “Wolfcreek.” DDN also took the wraps off its Infinite Memory Engine (IME14K), which leverages solid state and nonvolatile memory technologies to create a data caching tier between processor and Read more…

Intersect360 Report Shows DDN With Largest Share of Installed Systems at HPC Sites

Jan 13, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 13 — DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced that it fortified its position as the HPC storage market leader during 2015. DDN posted the largest share of installed systems at HPC sites and expanded its lead versus other storage vendors at surveyed HPC sites according to the recently published Intersect360 Research HPC User Site Census report. Read more…

PCPC Direct Expands HPC Product Portfolio With Zadara Storage-as-a-Service

Jan 12, 2016 |

IRVINE, Calif., Jan. 12 — Zadara Storage, the provider of enterprise-class storage-as-a-service (STaaS), announced today that PCPC Direct, Ltd., a woman-owned, full-service Information Technology company founded in 1997, has added the Zadara Storage Virtual Private Storage Array (VPSA) solution to their product portfolio to provide enterprise-grade storage-as-a-service to their High-Performance Computing (HPC) customers in a wide variety of markets. Read more…

SGI and DDN Notch Big Wins at National Center for Atmospheric Research

Jan 11, 2016 |

The National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) will install a new 5.34 petaflops supercomputer – Cheyenne – from SGI and a 20PB high performance storage system from DataDirect Networks, both companies announced today. Cheyenne, an SGI ICE XA system, is expected to be operational in early 2017 and will be powered by more than 7000 Read more…

Leverage Big Data Announces Formation of Advisory Board & Driving Themes for 2016 Summit

Jan 5, 2016 |

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Jan. 5 — The Leverage Big Data ’16 summit, the market-leading live hosted summit dedicated to exploring the infrastructure challenges that organizations face as they navigate the build-out of Big Data systems, today announced the formation of an advisory board for its summit program aimed at equipping technology leaders who are scaling their Read more…

SanDisk and QCT Collaborate on All-Flash Storage Solution

Dec 22, 2015 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 22 — SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, and QCT (Quanta Cloud Technology), a global leader in data center solutions, today announced a collaboration to deliver an all-flash storage solution designed to provide massive scale, efficiency, and resiliency to OpenStack and Ceph environments and meet today’s high capacity and performance Read more…

CUG 2016 Issues Call for Papers

Dec 11, 2015 |

Dec. 11 — Now in its 38th year, the Cray User Group (CUG) facilitates collaboration and information exchange across the high-performance computing (HPC) community. You and your colleagues from CUG sites around the world hold the key to sustaining this conference as a valuable source of information and technical interchange. Please consider presenting at the Read more…