Why Are CAE Software Vendors Moving to the HPC Cloud?

September 4, 2012

When it comes to running HPC workloads in the cloud, traditional software licensing models have presented a significant barrier to adoption. But as cloud becomes ever more entrenched, this is starting to change. More and more ISVs have started to experiment with cloud computing and are adjusting their licensing models accordingly. Read more…

By Wolfgang Gentzsch

Cloud Barriers for HPC in the ISV Realm

June 5, 2010

An interview with Addison Snell at ISC in Hamburg on the significant barriers for ISVs as HPC moves into the cloud, including the perception of licensing model decisions, data movement and, of course, data security. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

New Cray OS Brings ISVs in for a Soft Landing

April 14, 2010

Cray has never made a big deal about the custom Linux operating system it packages with its XT supercomputing line. In general, companies don't like to tout proprietary OS environments since they tend to lock custom codes in and third-party ISV applications out. But the third generation Cray Linux Environment (CLE3) that the company announced on Wednesday is designed to make elite supercomputing an ISV-friendly experience. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

Licensed to Bill?

April 8, 2010

Faced with mounting pressure from partners and end users in the HPC community, application software vendors are striving to cope with what it means to offer their software as a service. To learn more about the potential for cloud expansion, InterSect360 Research has been conducting a study of the outlook of SaaS and cloud computing models among the HPC ISV community. Read more…

By Addison Snell, InterSect360

QLogic Makes Push with Cluster Test Drive Center

July 14, 2009

Now that QLogic has a fully populated InfiniBand product line, the company is looking to make up for lost time against the competition. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

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