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2009-05-18 13:00:00

Quality, Scalable Components to be Offered and Supported by Trusted Vendors in Public and Private Clouds LAS VEGAS, May 18 /PRNewswire/ -- InterOp 2009 -- 3Tera(R), Inc., the leading innovator of cloud computing technology and utility computing services, announce the introduction of the 3Tera AppStore - the first marketplace for cloud components where enterprise users, software vendors and datacenter experts can exchange production-ready, scalable and highly available cloud components on a...

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2009-05-06 09:29:45

A report by the World Technology Evaluation Center shows U.S. competitiveness in a number of computer simulation-driven fields is being eroded. Science and engineering are advancing rapidly worldwide, due in part to increasingly more powerful computer simulations. But the report says most advanced supercomputers require programming skills that too few U.S. researchers possess. The startling news was how quickly our assumptions have to change, said Phillip Westmoreland, program director for...

2009-04-28 11:06:00

More than 150 Business Partners In Process of Gaining IBM Dynamic Infrastructure Specialty Accreditation ARMONK, N.Y., April 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- IBM today announced that 25 Business Partners have gained certification for the IBM Dynamic Infrastructure Specialty Program, enabling them to help clients build a new, more dynamic infrastructure that will bring greater intelligence, automation, integration, and efficiencies to the digital and physical worlds. (Logo:...

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...

2009-04-27 13:59:00

Hosting Veteran to Enable On-demand Scaling of Internet Applications with Just a Browser SAN DIEGO, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- CariNet, a regional datacenter operator and global provider of Internet-based hosting services, announces the immediate availability of their new "Virtual Private Datacenter," or "VPD," line of services, powered by the award-winning 3Tera(R) AppLogic(TM) cloud computing platform. Leveraging the power of grid technology, CariNet is adding new levels of scalability,...

2009-04-23 17:43:00

CluE Awards Promote Academic Use of Cluster Computing Resources on IBM/Google cloud ARLINGTON, Va., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Today, the National Science Foundation announced it has awarded nearly five million dollars in grants to fourteen universities through its Cluster Exploratory (CluE) program to participate in the IBM/Google Cloud Computing University Initiative. The initiative will provide the computing infrastructure for leading-edge research projects that could help us...

2009-04-17 15:08:00

Confirmed audience of IT executives set to meet with leading vendors and analysts to preview next wave of data center technologies CANTON, Mass., April 17 /PRNewswire/ -- As blade servers, virtualization and other technologies transform data center computing across a wide range of industries, CrossTech Forums announced today that a special keynote program from LUCASFILM and HARVARD UNIVERSITY will kick off the third annual "BladeSystems Insight" Summit. IBM is the educational underwriter of...

2009-04-08 08:54:16

A new, simpler programming language for wireless sensor networks is designed for easy use by geologists who might use them to monitor volcanoes and biologists who rely on them to understand birds' nesting behaviors, for example. Researchers at the University of Michigan and Northwestern University have written the language with the novice programmer in mind. "Most existing programming languages for wireless sensor networks are a nightmare for nonprogrammers," said Robert Dick, associate...

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...

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2009-03-25 08:33:58

Imagine a platoon of soldiers fighting in a hazardous urban environment who carry personal digital assistants that can display the location of enemy shooters in three dimensions and accurately identify the caliber and type of weapons they are firing.  Engineers at Vanderbilt University's Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS) have developed a system that can give soldiers just such an edge by turning their combat helmets into "smart nodes" in a wireless sensor network. ISIS...