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2013-10-07 09:26:31

System to expand computing capacity across both traditional and non-traditional domains The San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC) at the University of California, San Diego, has been awarded a $12-million grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to deploy Comet, a new petascale supercomputer designed to transform advanced scientific computing by expanding access and capacity among traditional as well as non-traditional research domains. Comet will be capable of an overall peak...

2013-09-24 23:30:27

San Diego Supercomputer Center Using Convey HC Memcached Server to Accelerate Big Data Applications Richardson, Texas (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 Convey Computer, the leader in hybrid-core computing, today announced the latest addition to their hybrid-core (HC) series. The Convey HC Memcached appliance provides an order of magnitude higher throughput than commodity servers, while maintaining sub-millisecond response time. Additionally, the new Convey HC Memcached server dramatically...

2013-09-19 23:28:28

This is the second year in a row that Microsoft and HP awarded Scalability Experts Top Partner Honors. In 2012, Scalability Experts was awarded Partner of the Year for their services for Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW) and Big Data. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Scalability Experts (SE) announced that HP and Microsoft named SE Outstanding Frontline Partner for 2013 in Private Cloud and Virtualization services. This is the second year in a row that Microsoft and HP awarded SE Top...

2013-09-12 23:28:12

Sales Veteran Brings In-depth Knowledge of the Storage Ecosystem and Over 30 Years of Sales Experience San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Scality, an industry leader in petabyte-scale storage, announced today that Antoine Fauvel has joined the company as Senior Director of European Sales, reporting directly to Scality’s CEO, Jerome Lecat. Fauvel will focus on expanding Scality’s European sales team and its customer base in Europe. Prior to joining Scality, Fauvel held...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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