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Seagate Enhances RealStor Storage Arrays

Dec 9, 2015 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 9 — Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX), a world leader in storage solutions, today announced major enhancements to its AssuredSAN RealStor (RealStor) family of hybrid and all-flash storage arrays, enabling OEMs to provide customers with greater options for cost-competitive, high-performance midrange enterprise-class storage. Seagate now has additional powerful features in the RealStor 6004 Read more…

Research and Markets Adds Intersect360’s New HPC Report to Offering

Dec 9, 2015 |

DUBLIN, Ireland, Dec. 9 — Research and Markets has announced the addition of Intersect360 Research’s new report “HPC User Site Census: Storage Suppliers” to their offering. This report, part of our HPC User Site Census series, provides an examination of the suppliers of storage systems installed in a sample of High Performance Computing (HPC) user sites. The research surveyed Read more…

SC15 Video: Intel’s Saleh on OpenHPC, Rise of Big Data, and More

Dec 3, 2015 |

Intel always has a lot going on at SC. This year, its Scalable System Framework, Omni-Path Architecture, Knights Landing (up & running) and leading role in OpenHPC were all on the docket. Of course, there was the usual Intel-IBM (re: OpenPOWER) rivalry – much of the buzz this year was around whose approach to delivering Read more…

SanDisk and Supermicro Form Alliance to Deliver Software Defined All-Flash Storage Solutions

Dec 3, 2015 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Dec. 3 — SanDisk Corporation (NASDAQ: SNDK), a global leader in flash storage solutions, and Supermicro, a global leader in Green Computing solutions for the data center, cloud and enterprise, today announced a strategic alliance to bring out a unique class of next-generation software defined all-flash storage solutions for the data center. At the core of Read more…

EGI and UberCloud Announce Collaboration

Dec 2, 2015 |

Dec. 2 — EGI is proud to announce a collaboration with UberCloud based on a shared vision to embrace distributed computing, storage and data related technologies. The agreement is grounded on a joint commitment to increase IT resources in order to speed up time to market and enable development and innovation of new and more Read more…

Seagate and Newisys Demonstrate Flash Storage Architecture Capable of 1TB/s

Dec 1, 2015 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Dec. 1 — When speed matters in high-performance computing (HPC) storage, Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) and Newisys have the industry’s fastest flash storage design. The two companies today announced that 21 Newisys NSS-2601 with dual NSS-HWxEA Storage Server Modules deployed with Seagate’s newest SAS 1200.2 SSD drives can be combined in a single Read more…

Aeon Computing Stands Up 28 Petabyte Lustre Install for Los Alamos

Nov 26, 2015 |

Among the raft of announcements launched in tandem with SC last week, there was one that stood out for being one of the largest deployed Lustre installations at 28 petabytes total. San Diego-based Aeon Computing won the contract to provide two site-wide Lustre file systems to Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) in support of the lab’s Read more…

Thursday’s SC15 Twitter Roundup

Nov 19, 2015 |

As SC15 winds down, we present our final Twitter Roundup for the event. We hope everyone enjoyed themselves in Austin and gets home safely. Be sure to check in each Thursday for our regular HPC Twitter Roundup and we look forward to seeing you next year in Salt Lake City! we're proud of our #HPCwireAward Read more…

Wednesday’s SC15 Twitter Roundup

Nov 18, 2015 |

The highly anticipated SC15 Twitter Roundup is finally here! In celebration of the event, we’ve decided to bring you a list of some of the top SC15 tweets that were tweeted throughout the day. For those unable to attend, we hope this gives you some insight into the happenings of SC15. Check back in tomorrow Read more…

Mangstor New NX Series All-Flash Storage Arrays Now Available

Nov 18, 2015 |

Nov. 18 — Mangstor today announced the general availability of its new NX Series all-flash storage arrays, offering revolutionary enterprise performance based on Non-Volatile Memory Express (NVMe) over Fabrics. The new software-defined storage solutions from Mangstor are the first to share all-flash storage at speeds of up to 100Gbps over standard Ethernet and Infiniband networks. Read more…

Tuesday’s SC15 Twitter Roundup

Nov 17, 2015 |

The highly anticipated SC15 Twitter Roundup is finally here! In celebration of the event, we’ve decided to bring you a list of some of the top SC15 tweets that were tweeted throughout the day. For those unable to attend, we hope this gives you some insight into the happenings of SC15. Check back in tomorrow Read more…

Seagate Introduces ClusterStor G200 Spectrum Scale

Nov 17, 2015 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 17 — Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) today introduced the Seagate ClusterStor G200 Spectrum Scale, high performance computing (HPC)-class storage solution to help data-driven enterprises manage massive storage growth. The G200 integrates with Seagate’s new 3.5-inch ClusterStor HPC drive specifically designed for the HPC market, highlighting the company’s commitment to industry-leading HPC storage Read more…

Silicon Mechanics Sponsors Joint Venture Between BioTeam and TACC

Nov 17, 2015 |

Nov. 17 — Silicon Mechanics, a leading provider of servers, storage and high-performance computing solutions to the world’s most innovative organizations, today at Supercomputing 2015 announced their sponsorship of a joint venture between the Middleton, MA-based BioTeam, Inc., and the Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC), which is located in Austin. Per the details of this sponsorship, Silicon Mechanics Read more…

Crossroads StrongBox NAS Integrated With DDN GRIDScaler

Nov 17, 2015 |

AUSTIN, Tex., Nov. 17 — Crossroads Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: CRDS) announced today that its StrongBox network-attached storage (NAS) solution can now be integrated with DataDirect Networks’ (DDN) GRIDScaler Parallel File System Appliance. The combination creates the industry’s first complete high-performance to active archive solution, and allows customers to realize a previously unavailable combination of performance and efficiency. Earlier this year, Crossroads announced Read more…

ClusterStor L300 Introduced by Seagate

Nov 17, 2015 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Nov. 17 — Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) today introduced ClusterStor L300, the newest and highest performing version of its ClusterStor Lustre storage architecture. The L300 integrates with Seagate’s new 3.5-inch ClusterStor HPC drive specifically designed for the high-performance computing market, establishing the company’s commitment to full HPC solutions. The L300 delivers up to Read more…

Survey: HPC Storage Sector is Booming

Nov 17, 2015 |

Nearly one-third of storage systems spanning storage area networks to cloud platforms reached 1 petabyte or greater capacity in 2015, according to a user census that also projects more than half of installed storage systems will top the 1-PB level by 2020. The storage user survey released in tandem with SC15 by market watcher Intersect360 Read more…

Monday’s SC15 Twitter Roundup

Nov 16, 2015 |

The highly anticipated SC15 Twitter Roundup is finally here! In celebration of the event, we’ve decided to bring you a list of some of the top SC15 tweets that were tweeted throughout the day. For those unable to attend, we hope this gives you some insight into the happenings of SC15. Check back in tomorrow to see what’s Read more…

Silicon Mechanics Announces 5th Annual Research Cluster Grant

Nov 16, 2015 |

AUSTIN, Tex., Nov. 16 — Silicon Mechanics, a leading provider of servers, storage and high-performance computing solutions to the world’s most innovative organizations, today at Supercomputing 2015 announced the opening of its 5th Annual Research Cluster Grant (RCG) program. Two institutions will be selected, and both will be awarded a complete high-performance computing (HPC) cluster. The competition is open Read more…

Huawei Introduces Latest PCIe SSD Product for HPC at SC15

Nov 16, 2015 |

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 16 — Today Huawei introduced its latest high IO storage PCIe SSD product for high performance computing, the ES3000 V3 series card, at SC15. The ES3000 V3 is on display at the Huawei booth (#173) at SC15, along with other HPC solutions including the FusionServer Liquid Cooling System and the OceanStor 9000 Big Data Storage System. The Read more…

Supermicro Debuts New Storage Server at SC15

Nov 16, 2015 |

AUSTIN, Tex., Nov. 16 — Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance server, storage and networking architecture innovations debuts a new 4U SuperStorage server (SSG-6048R-E1CR60N) featuring 60x top-load, hot-swap 3.5″ SATA3/SAS3 12Gb/s bays or 6x optional NVMe bays, and 2x rear 2.5″ hot-swap SATA3 drive bays. The new storage server supports dual Intel Xeon Read more…