In this slidecast, Chris Porter and Jeff Kamiol from IBM describe how IBM High Performance Services deliver versatile, application-ready clusters in the cloud for organizations that need to quickly and economically add computing capacity for high performance application workloads.
IBM High Performance Services enables speedy deployment of technical computing, analytics or Hadoop workloads in the cloud. Organizations using the service can easily meet additional resource demands without the cost of purchasing or managing in-house infrastructure, minimizing their administrative burden and quickly addressing evolving business needs. The services include market-leading IBM Platform LSF and IBM Platform Symphony workload management software, IBM Spectrum Scale software defined storage, IBM High Performance Services for Hadoop and the new IBM High Performance Services for EDA. The software is integrated, provisioned and deployed as part of complete, integrated services which includes bare-metal IBM SoftLayer infrastructure, optional InfinfiBand interconnects and support from an experienced and dedicated cloud operations team. A global presence with the choice of data center location helps ensure that data regulations are met.