Quantcast

Latest cluster computing Stories

2009-07-23 10:59:45

Singapore's main science and technology university, Nanyang Technological University (NTU), receives a significant boost in its research efforts with the installation of a green supercomputer at its new High Performance Computing (HPC) Centre on campus. This achievement is in partnership with Jardine OneSolution (2001) Pte Ltd, IBM (NYSE: IBM) - maker of nearly half of the world's 500 fastest computers, Intel, the world leader in silicon innovation, and Red Hat, the world's leading open...

2009-07-07 12:30:00

TORONTO, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the leader in grid and cloud computing software, today announced that Platform will be enabling Singapore's largest commercial grid computing service with its technology. Platform will be providing virtual machine management and high performance computing (HPC) software to Alatum, Singapore's cloud computing utility. Alatum, established by SingTel in conjunction with partners including Platform, delivers Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS)...

2009-06-23 13:12:00

2U Twin2 ("Twin Squared"), SuperBlade(R) and Other Innovative Servers Featuring Intel(R) Xeon(R) 5500 (Nehalem) Processors & Gold Level Power Supplies HAMBURG, Germany, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high performance server, blade, and workstation solutions, is demonstrating its 2U Twin2 server with four hot-pluggable, dual-processor (DP) nodes and record x86 server performance-per-watt (375 GFLOPS/kW*) this...

2009-06-23 15:51:00

Direct reuse of waste heat. Aims to cut energy consumption by 40% and carbon-dioxide emissions by up to 85% ZURICH, June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- In an effort to achieve energy-aware computing, the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH), and IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to build a first-of-a-kind water-cooled supercomputer that will directly repurpose excess heat for the university buildings. The innovative system, dubbed Aquasar, is expected to decrease the carbon...

2009-06-18 08:00:00

Solution Provides Superior Performance, Reliability and Value TORONTO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Platform Computing, the global leader in High Performance Computing (HPC) management software announces the availability of Platform HPC Workgroup Manager, a new channel-specific solution developed for organizations with workgroup and departmental sized compute clusters. Designed with performance and ease of use in mind, Platform HPC Workgroup Manager is a powerful, turn-key solution, featuring an...

2009-05-18 06:00:00

Appro HyperPower(TM) Cluster Offers 78 TeraFlops in a Single Rack MILPITAS, Calif., May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Appro (http://www.appro.com), a leading provider of supercomputing solutions, announced today the launch of the new Appro HyperPower(TM) Cluster Solution that combines a GPU 1U system based on NVIDIA(R) Tesla(TM) with an Appro server based on Intel(R) Xeon(R), formerly code named Nehalem. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20010301/SFTH064LOGO-a) The Appro HyperPower Cluster...

2009-05-12 05:00:00

Twitter a Key Social Network for Recruitment Advertising SAN RAMON, Calif., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- eQuest, the global leader in job posting and Internet recruitment management services, announced today that it will add TwitterJobSearch.com to its network of successful job boards in its highly successful free job board posting network, FreeBUG (Free Board User Group). FreeBUG's roster of job boards returned over 7 million candidates to eQuest customers in 2008. eQuest tracks, evaluates and...

2009-04-28 06:00:00

New Quad-Core Intel(R) Xeon(R) Processors Power up HPC Applications in the Oil and Gas Industry MILPITAS, Calif., April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Appro (http://www.appro.com), a leading provider of supercomputing solutions, today announced the award of a mid-sized Appro HyperGreen(TM) Intel(R) Cluster Ready certified solution for Rice University's Ken Kennedy Institute for Information Technology in Houston. Located in the world's energy capital, Rice is a leader in the application of...

2009-04-20 08:30:00

Supermicro Award-Winning Blades Deliver Highest Power Efficiency, Best Performance-per-watt and Best TCO LAS VEGAS, April 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Super Micro Computer, Inc. (Nasdaq: SMCI), a leader in application-optimized, high performance server solutions, today unveiled live SuperBlade(R) server demonstrations including new solutions optimized for Intel(R) Xeon 5500 (Nehalem) processors at BladeSystems Insight 2009 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, Nevada (booth 305). At last year's...

2009-04-04 00:57:00

DENVER, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- David R. Miller, a pioneer in scientific computer design and supercomputer development, died March 30th in Parker, CO, at the age of 82. Mr. Miller, founder of Comcor, Inc., and Denelcor, Inc., designed and built cutting-edge analog and digital computer systems at the height of the cold war and early years of space exploration for such organizations as NASA, National Security Agency, Department of Energy, Department of Defense, as well as the academic and...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
Related