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2013-11-18 23:22:20

Microsoft to Help Lead and Drive RDMA Specifications and Standards for Large, Mainstream Data Centers and Clouds Denver, CO (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 The InfiniBand® Trade Association (IBTA), a global organization dedicated to maintaining and furthering the InfiniBand™ specification, today announced that Microsoft joined the organization at the Steering Committee level. As an IBTA member, Microsoft joins forces with other leading high performance computing and enterprise IT vendors...

Scientists Announce The Successful Installation Of First Blue Gene Active Storage System Worldwide
2013-11-18 13:42:39

Forschungszentrum Jülich The ever growing complexity of various simulation tasks not only require a continuous increase of computing power but also the capability of managing large amounts of data. Realization of an active storage architecture and integration of non-volatile memory into Blue Gene/Q enables data intensive applications to exploit the performance of this highly scalable high-performance computing system by IBM. The BGAS system is the result of a close collaboration between...

2013-11-18 08:33:55

HPC End Users Confirm that Not Only is Storage I/O a Challenge for Today's Petascale Environments, But Fundamental Architectural Changes are Required for I/O Support for Exascale-Level Compute DENVER, Nov. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SC13 (Booth #1307) -- News Facts -- HPC end users are elevating the discussion about data storage and recognizing the importance of storage I/O - not just compute - in an effort to hit the exascale threshold by the end of the decade according...

2013-11-17 23:00:05

Technology with latest Intel® coprocessors and NVIDIA® Tesla® GPUs to be awarded. (PRWEB) November 18, 2013 Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it is launching its 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant program, in which the company will donate a complete high-performance computer cluster as part of a highly competitive research grant. The competition is open to all US and Canadian qualified post-secondary institutions, university-affiliated research institutions, non-profit...

2013-11-15 04:21:43

BEIJING, Nov. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The ASC14 student supercomputer challenge (hereafter ASC14) will be held in China, and the registration has opened already. ASC14 is initiated by Asia and accepts the registration from all academic organization in the five continents. Many international universities have expressed their attention and interests, including those from China, United States, Europe, Japan, South Korea, Russia, Singapore, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Hong Kong, Taiwan and other...

NASA Experts Showcase Science, Technology At SC13 Supercomputing Conference
2013-11-14 14:13:21

NASA Some of NASA's best and brightest will showcase more than 30 of the agency's exciting computational achievements at SC13, the international supercomputing conference, Nov. 17-22, 2013 in Denver. Highlights include: -- a summary of supercomputing-assisted science revelations made during NASA's Mars rover Curiosity's first year on the Red Planet; -- the Kepler mission's new data-centric strategy for continuing the search for Earth-sized planets; -- unique insights into the...

2013-11-13 23:24:06

Computing experts will lead discussions on I/O architectures for future applications at upcoming supercomputing conference. Beaverton, ORE and Austin, TX (PRWEB) November 13, 2013 The InfiniBand® Trade Association (IBTA), a global organization dedicated to maintaining and furthering the InfiniBand™ specification, and the OpenFabrics Alliance (OFA), an open source community focused on developing the OpenFabrics Software for high-performance networking applications, today announced...

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...

2013-10-16 12:29:33

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Chelsio Communications, a leading provider of high performance Ethernet solutions, today announced the release of its Windows Server 2012 NDK driver for RDMA enabled SMB Direct. Chelsio's high performance storage adapters enable a converged interconnect solution that simultaneously supports a complete suite of networking and storage protocols, as well as Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V for virtualized applications. (Logo:...

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...