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2009-11-04 08:00:00

TORONTO, Nov. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in cluster, grid and cloud management software, is expanding cloud computing capabilities for high performance computing (HPC) with two new offerings. The company today announced the release of Platform ISF Adaptive Cluster, a product that dynamically changes the operating systems and personalities of compute nodes managed by Platform LSF and Platform Symphony. It effectively increases application capacity and resource...

2009-10-14 10:41:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Clustercorp today announced the immediate availability of Rocks+Hybrid, a combination of the commercial version of the Rocks® Cluster Distribution for Linux and Microsoft Windows HPC Server 2008. The solution is a simple-to-use product for deploying dual-boot HPC systems that run Linux and Windows natively in a single cluster. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh//LA92331) Prior to the Rocks+Hybrid solution, the...

2009-10-05 07:00:00

SAN JOSE, California, October 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Bright Computing, a specialist in cluster management software and services for high-performance computing (HPC), was launched today to offer a fundamentally new approach to the technical challenges posed by HPC cluster management. Its innovative software product - Bright Cluster Manager(TM) (http://www.brightcomputing.com/Bright-Cluster-Manager.php#) - makes HPC Linux clusters of any size easy to use, manage and scale. "Our latest...

2009-09-30 14:09:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high-performance server solutions, is presenting its industry-leading lineup of GPU servers this week at the NVIDIA GPU Technology Conference (GTC) being held at The Fairmont Hotel in San Jose. Supermicro is demonstrating the world's fastest 1U SuperServer 6016GT-TF-TM2 (2 TeraFLOPs) along with the SuperWorkstation 7046GT-TRF-TC4, which supports four NVIDIA...

2009-09-18 07:37:00

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- President Obama recognized IBM (NYSE: IBM) and its Blue Gene family of supercomputers with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the country's most prestigious award given to leading innovators for technological achievement. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090918/NY78058 ) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090416/IBMLOGO ) President Obama will personally bestow the award at a special White House ceremony...

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2009-09-09 12:10:33

Officials said on Wednesday that South Korea has signed a $45 million deal for a supercomputer that will update the country's weather forecasting system. The supercomputer, manufactured by U.S. firm Cray, will replace the five-year-old system the country is currently relying on, according to the officials. The $44.6 million computer will give the country more accurate weather forecast, the Korea Meteorological Administration (KMA) and the Public Procurement Service said in a joint statement....

2009-09-09 05:00:00

SAN RAMON, Calif., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- eQuest, the global leader in job posting and Internet recruitment management services, announced today that it has joined Taleo's Solution Exchange to provide Taleo (Nasdaq: TLEO) customers with the ability to explore, compare, evaluate, demo and initiate new solutions offered in the Taleo-eQuest job posting integration. Taleo's Solution Exchange, which opens to customers and partners today, is the talent management industry's broadest...

2009-08-25 12:49:24

Iowa State University says its new Cystorm supercomputer is capable of doing 28.16 trillion calculations per second at peak performance. Professor Srnivas Aluru, leader of the Cystorm project, said the supercomputer -- the university's second -- will help Iowa State researchers advance their work in materials science, power systems and systems biology. It is also earning Iowa State recognition as a Sun Microsystems Center of Excellence in Engineering Informatics and Systems Biology. Cystorm,...

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2009-08-21 10:50:00

Srinivas Aluru recently stepped between the two rows of six tall metal racks, opened up the silver doors and showed off the 3,200 computer processor cores that power Cystorm, Iowa State University's second supercomputer.And there's a lot of raw power in those racks.Cystorm, a Sun Microsystems machine, boasts a peak performance of 28.16 trillion calculations per second. That's five times the peak of CyBlue, an IBM Blue Gene/L supercomputer that's been on campus since early 2006 and uses 2,048...

2009-07-27 09:00:00

PORTLAND, Ore., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Itanium(R) Solutions Alliance today announced Kiwok Nordic AB as the winner in the Humanitarian Impact category of its 2009 Itanium Innovation Awards. Judges selected Kiwok for its BodyKom Series remote ECG monitor. Deployed in conjunction with caregivers and health systems, BodyKom allows heart patients to live independently while their heart is monitored through a reliable wireless network powered by Itanium-based hardware. The Kiwok system...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.