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2014-07-02 12:33:05

ScanSnap SV600 Recognized in the "Accessories" Category for Its Simple, One-button Scanning of Bound and Over-Sized Documents Such As Books, Magazines and Newspapers SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Fujitsu, the market leader in document imaging scanners, announced today that Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide, has named the Fujitsu ScanSnap SV600 a gold winner of the 9th Annual 2014 Hot Companies and Best Products...

2014-06-26 16:27:19

COLLEGE PARK, Md., June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A University of Maryland supercomputer for the first time has been ranked among the most powerful supercomputers in the world, according to the 43rd edition of the closely watched list released twice yearly by TOP500.org. Deepthought2, launched in May 2014 to support advanced research activities, ranks No. 14 among U.S. universities, making the high-performance computing system one of the nation's fastest in an academic...

china supercomputer takes top spot
2014-06-24 04:10:54

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online China is the land of that "Great Wall," and now it is also the land of the fastest computer on Earth for a third time. The Tianhe-2, which was developed by China's National University of Defense Technology, was declared the world's fastest computer according to Top500 list – the twice yearly compilation of fastest computers. The Tianhe-2 was able to acquire 33.86 petaflops – quadrillions of calculations per second – utilizing the...

2014-06-19 23:20:03

HPC Systems and Servers Incorporating RackCDU Will be on Display at Booth #610 San Jose, CA (PRWEB) June 18, 2014 Asetek® will highlight its RackCDU™ warm water liquid cooling solutions at the International Supercomputing Conference (ISC14) in Leipzig Germany June 22–26, 2014. HPC (High Performance Computing) and Virtualization servers from a variety of manufacturers will be on display with Asetek’s liquid cooling installed. On display will be servers from Dalco with RackCDU...

2014-04-29 12:38:32

GUANGZHOU, China, April 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 25, the largest student supercomputer challenge, ASC14, concluded with great success. Shanghai Jiao Tong University (China) was the champion, and Nanyang Technological University (Singapore) won the silver prize. "The Highest Linpack award" went to Sun Yat-sen University. The brand new "e Prize" was awarded to Shanghai Jiao Tong University. ASC14 is organized by the Asia Supercomputer Community, Sun Yat-sen University, and...

2014-04-26 23:02:30

JICS and WARP Mechanics partner to explore next generation open source object storage solutions. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) April 26, 2014 The Joint Institute for Computational Sciences (http://www.jics.tennessee.edu) between The University of Tennessee and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (http://www.ornl.gov) is partnering with WARP Mechanics (http://www.warpmech.com) to study next generation object storage technologies for use in High-Performance Computing (HPC) environments. The planned...

2014-04-07 23:25:57

Immersion cooled data center container allows inexpensive, efficient and rapid deployment of Supercomputer, HPC, GPU or ASIC clusters at unprecedented power densities. Hong Kong (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 Allied Control, a professional engineering company specializing in two-phase immersion cooling, announces the availability of their DataTank™ container data center with 1.4MW and the DataTank™ 240kW Flat Rack tanks. The third generation systems are designed to deliver a PUE of 1.01 or...

2014-03-26 12:33:02

Tianhe-2 supercomputer to be the arena for ASC14 Student Supercomputer Challenge BEIJING, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 24, 2014 the ASC Student Supercomputer Challenge ("ASC14"), organized by Inspur Group, held a press conference in Beijing to officially announce the 16 teams that have qualified for the final, which will be held at Sun Yat-Sen University (Guangzhou) on April 21-25. The conference included speakers from domestic and overseas teams, along with...

2014-01-13 08:35:12

More than 60 Percent of Identifiable TOP500.org Sites Rely on DDN Storage Infrastructure for Performance, Reliability at Scale SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- News Facts -- DataDirect Networks (DDN) continues its leadership of the TOP500.org global supercomputer rankings, with storage infrastructure solutions that today power more than 60 percent of those identifiable sites among the world's 500 largest computers, according to the most recent...


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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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