Cray Bakes Big Data Software Framework Into Urika-GX Analytics Platform

May 24, 2016

Cray continued its courtship of the advanced scale enterprise market with today's launch of the Urika-GX, a system that integrates Cray supercomputing technologies with an agile big data platform designed to run multiple analytics workloads concurrently. While Cray has pre-installed analytics software in previous systems, the new system takes pre-configuration to a new level with an open software framework designed to eliminate installation, integration and update headaches that stymie big data implementations. Read more…

By Doug Black

Catching Up with Baseball’s Mystery Cray Owner

March 3, 2015

If you're a sports fan and an HPC-watcher than you know that supercomputing has hit the major leagues, Major League Baseball (MLB) that is. Last year, a MLB tea Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Health Care Catches Data Fever

October 30, 2014

The United States is arguably in the midst of a health care crisis, but there is hope on the horizon and it involves learning how to make sense of big data. Ove Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Cray Targets Oil and Gas Sector’s Big Data Needs

September 25, 2013

Supercomputer-maker Cray is helping oil and gas companies benefit from the most-advanced reservoir modeling approach yet. Called Permanent Reservoir Monitoring, or PRM, the technique requires innovative data warehousing technology and data analysis techniques. Read more…

By Tiffany Trader

Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center Welcomes ‘Sherlock’

February 1, 2013

The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center celebrates the arrival of its newest supercomputer. Read more…

By Nicole Hemsoth

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