INCITE Grants to Spur Computational Research Projects


The U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science announced 59 projects that will share nearly 6 billion core hours on two of America’s fastest supercomputers dedicated to open science, promising to accelerate scientific discovery and innovation.

CloudSigma Beefs Up with Zadara Virtual Private Storage Array

  This week CloudSigma announced a strategic partnership offering Zadara’s Virtual Private Storage Array service alongside the company’s all-SSD compute service. Through this new partnership, CloudSigma customers gain access to Zadara’s private block and file SAN and NAS services at hourly rates, serving as either primary or secondary storage. In cooperation with CloudSigma and Equinix, […]

ARMed Up – Boston Limited Unveils Latest Viridis Microserver

This week Boston Limited unveiled the latest addition to its innovative Viridis Microserver range, powered by ARM Cortex A15 quad-core processor.

Supermicro Debuts 4U 8x GPU SuperServer with K40 GPU at SC13

This week at SC13, SuperMicro is showcasing its latest HPC solutions powered by the Nvidia Tesla K40 GPU accelerator.

Huawei Showcases HPC Cloud at SC13

This week at the SC13 conference, Huawei announced a wide array of next-generation server, storage and networking products for HPC. Designed for HPC architects building HPC clouds — the new products support a wider range of HPC applications than purpose-built clusters deployed in the past.

MetaFlows Startup Brings Security as a Service to SCINET at SC13


This week the MetaFlows startup announced that its MetaFlows Security System (MSS) is being used to secure the network at the SC13 conference.

TACC to Deploy Maverick Super for Interactive Data Analysis

This week TACC announced that they will deploy Maverick in January 2014, a unique, powerful, high performance visualization and data analytics resource.

Eurotech Introduces Mini HPC Systems at SC13

This week Eurotech announced their new concept of mini HPC system at SC13.

Researchers Showcase Internet2 Innovations at SC13

When some of the world’s top universities and researchers showcase their innovations that meet the challenges of Big Data and global team science at SC13, they use the nation’s fastest research and education network – Internet2’s 100 Gigabit network .

nCore Ships First BrownDwarf Supercomputer to PNNL


This week nCore HPC announced that Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) has become the first customer of nCore’s BrownDwarf Y-class supercomputer. BrownDwarf is a heterogeneous ARM & DSP-based system that delivers supercomputer-class performance at significantly reduced power levels.