Penguin Takes a Run at the Big Cloud Providers

April 12, 2017

HPC specialist Penguin Computing recently re-ran benchmarks from a study of its larger brethren and says the results show its ‘public cloud’ – Penguin on Demand (POD) – is among the leaders in cost and performance. Read more…

By John Russell

Rockhopper POD Cluster Beats Amazon

April 11, 2013

The Rockhopper cluster has been in production for over a year now, long enough for additional details to emerge on this interesting HPC cloud use case. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Rockhopper POD Cluster Beats Amazon

April 11, 2013

The Rockhopper cluster has been in production for over a year now, long enough for additional details to emerge on this interesting HPC cloud use case. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Universities Receive Number Crunching On Demand from Penguin

July 23, 2012

Penguin Computing's cloud division offers universities a number of flexible arrangements involving both locally-installed and Web-accessible HPC resources. Read more…

By Robert Gelber

UCLA Selects Modular Home for Shared HPC

July 25, 2011

UCLA has added itself to list of institutions moving "outside the box" of brick and mortar solutions. The university recently selected HP's POD containerized datacenter to meet the needs of an expanding research base for its shared HPC cluster program. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Opening Sequences for HPC on Demand

May 11, 2011

Next-generation sequencing has opened a world of possibilities for science and medicine, but for providers of remote high performance computing like Penguin Computing via its HPC on demand service, the new world of massive genomics analytics has opened other doors--for researchers and their own business model. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

Amazon Climbs Into the HPC Arena

July 14, 2010

Amazon's cloud platform got a high performance boost this week with the announcement of its Cluster Compute Instances (CCI). CCI specifically targets HPC workloads, incorporating high-end CPU horsepower and a low-latency interconnect fabric into the company's popular EC2 computing on-demand offering. The new capability welcomes HPC into the most well-recognized public cloud in the world. Read more…

By Michael Feldman

When HPC Becomes a Service: The POD Example

June 1, 2010

A discussion with video featuring Penguin Computing Manager of Software Development. We provide an overview of delivering HPC as a service and discuss who is making broader use of this offering and when it is applied. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

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