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2013-11-05 23:29:52

Actively Supporting State-of-the-Art Computing in Higher Education And Research (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it will be highlighting its ongoing commitment to state-of-the-art computing in higher education and research at SC13 Conference & Exhibition, which takes place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, Colorado, Booth # 3126. The company will be launching its 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant Program, exhibiting the research successes achieved by...

2013-10-29 23:03:32

New Product Offers Unprecedented Insights Into Hive, a Must-have for Operating Production Hadoop Or Large Hadoop Clusters New York, NY (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 Appfluent Technology, Inc., a provider of Big Data analytic solutions, today announced at the Strata Conference + Hadoop World its groundbreaking new product, Appfluent Visibility for Hadoop. The solution is the only product in the market that provides unprecedented insight into Hive SQL and its resulting impact on Hadoop job...

2013-10-16 23:04:13

Cutting-edge cluster allows student team to showcase computing expertise. (PRWEB) October 16, 2013 Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it is sponsoring the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) in the Student Cluster Competition at the SC13 Conference & Exhibition, taking place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, Colorado. For the third year in a row, Silicon Mechanics is serving as a team sponsor. After identifying hardware partners and securing their...


Latest Parallel computing Reference Libraries

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2010-09-07 14:54:56

The Central Processing Unit (CPU) is the processor component of a computer system that carries out the instructions of a program. It is the primary element carrying out the computer's functions and the unit that reads and executes basic program instructions. The form, design, and execution of CPUs have radically changed since the earliest examples, but their elementary operation remains very similar. Some of the first CPUs were custom-designed as a part of a larger computer. However, this...

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