The Fate of Oracle’s Grid Engine: To HPC or Not to HPC?

September 16, 2010

HPC is where innovation happens in enterprises.Oracle can assist enterprises today in managing costs, employees, distribution channels, their sales force and all that good stuff. But creating innovative new products and solutions,which in the long term form the basis of growth isn't really connected to Oracle’s classical enterprise products. Read more…

By Miha Ahronovitz

The Evolution of Oracle Grid Engine

September 9, 2010

Many have speculated that Oracle will drop the HPC related bits and pieces which came with the acquisition of Sun, including the Sun-developed Grid Engine. Some might doubt that Oracle management will ever be ever able to recognize the value of HPC technology for mainstream IT, but especially the value of resource managers like Grid Engine for any kind of distributed resource environment. Read more…

By Wolfgang Gentzsch

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