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Bias on Public Clouds for Big Data

Jan 31, 2011 |

Randy Bias discusses using public clouds for HPC and the bias that leads such decisions in an interview that covers this and cloud computing evolution as a whole.

Cloud to Drive a Resurgence of…Workstations?

Jan 11, 2011 |

While it may seem counterintuitive, workstations might see a resurgence due to cloud computing. Solutions to help users offload parallel processing tasks to the cloud while reaping the benefits of graphics and power of workstations are increasing, as are bigger, better desktop systems.

Reid Smith from Savvis on Delivering High Performance Clouds

Nov 3, 2010 |

This week at Cloud Expo I spent some time talking to Reid Smith from Savvis about the range of cloud services and the role networks play within them for enterprise customers outside of financial services where low latency is not the top priority. We also touched on what makes clouds high performance and attractive to a range of potential users.

Cloud “Handbook” Provides Academic, Enterprise Balance

Oct 19, 2010 |

While the market is already flooded with books about cloud computing, Springer has released The Handbook of Cloud Computing, which provides insights from experts in academia, laboratories and enterprise into a solid, detailed reference work with information for HPC cloud use.

Internet Evolution

Mar 9, 2009 |

Internet2 members are heading toward a wide-open future.