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2011-12-01 14:32:39

Berkeley Researchers Say Co-design May Be the Answer to Modeling Clouds and Other Big Problems As sophisticated as modern climate models are, one critical component continues to elude their precision–clouds. Simulating these fluffy puffs of water vapor is so computationally complex that even today´s most powerful supercomputers, working at quadrillions of calculations per second, cannot accurately model them. “Clouds modulate the climate. They reflect some sunlight back...

2011-11-10 13:00:00

As little as 15 minutes from first visiting the web site, hastexo customers can speak directly to a top-notch expert in high availability clustering -- drawing from hastexo's impressive hands-on knowledge pool, covering technologies like DRBD, Corosync, Heartbeat and Pacemaker. Traiskirchen, Austria (PRWEB) November 10, 2011 hastexo announces the immediate worldwide availability of its flagship service, Ask The Expert Now. With this unique offering, hastexo's expert Linux cluster knowledge...

2011-11-09 12:00:00

Appro has been selected for the second time to support the High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP) to improve supercomputing capabilities. Milpitas, CA (PRWEB) November 09, 2011 Appro (http://www.appro.com), a leading provider of supercomputing solutions, today announced that it has been awarded a subcontract for a 303.23TF Appro Xtreme-Xâ“ž¢ Supercomputer for the second time by Lockheed Martin in support of the DoD High Performance Computing...

2011-11-03 12:00:00

eApps Hosting announced today the launch of a Load Balancer service for web sites requiring High Availability (HA). The service provides a redundant, scalable environment for mission critical web sites. The eApps Load Balancer service is implemented in a Cloud based Virtual Machine running HAProxy, stunnel, and Heartbeat. The Load Balancer HA configuration can be scaled horizontally by deploying additional application server Virtual Machine instances and vertically by increasing the computing...

2011-11-02 07:00:00

Frequently buffeted by major power outages and economic disruption, this offering will be welcomed by small to mid-sized IBM Power Systems users for whom an effective DR/COOP solution had been out of reach because of cost or complexity. Beltsville, MD and Orlando, FL (PRWEB) November 02, 2011 AiNET® and Global Midrange Technologies, Inc., both IBM Solutions Partners®, today announced a partnership to market a simple, effective and highly-affordable Disaster Recovery/Continuity of...

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