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Seagate Prepares 55 Petabyte File System for German Climatology Department

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In this video from SC14, Torben Kling-Petersen from Seagate describes an upcoming deployment of a 55 Petabyte Lustre file system in Hamburg, Germany. The ClusterStor deployment will be the most energy-efficient file system of its kind in the world upon installation.

Video: Seagate Steps up to HPC

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In this video from SC14, Ken Claffey from Seagate describes how the company is doubling down on high performance computing with its ClusterStor technology. Full Transcript: Ken Claffey: Hey Rich. Good to see you again. insideHPC: Oh, yeah. It’s always a pleasure. You Xyratex guys are like family. Ken Claffey: Another year rolls around, it’s […]

Seagate Updates ClusterStor Engineered Solutions for Lustre and Hadoop

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Seagate announced at SC14 a new version of its ClusterStor Engineered Solution for Lustre that adds new features to the Lustre parallel data storage file system used in HPC environments and the ClusterStor Hadoop Workflow Accelerator, a set of Hadoop tools, services and support for HPC environments.

Exascale: A Long Look at Lustre Limitations

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In this video from the LAD’14 Conference in Reims, Nathan Rutman from Seagate presents: Exascale: A Long Look at Lustre Limitations.

This Week in HPC: Intel Rolls Haswell into Server Chips and Seagate Folds ClusterStor into Corporate Strategy

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In this episode of This Week in HPC, Michael Feldman and Addison Snell from Intersect360 Research discuss the broad industry impact of the new Haswell server chips for HPC. After that, they take a look Seagate’s integration of ClustStor into the company’s enterprise strategy.

Seagate Announces CSS Group and ClusterStor 9000 Storage

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Available today, the Seagate ClusterStor 9000 solution, is a fully integrated Lustre-based scale-out solution designed for HPC and Big Data customers.

This Week in HPC: Major IT Players Explore Alternate Architectures and Interest Accelerates for FPGAs and Quantum Computing

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In this episode of This Week in HPC, Michael Feldman and Addison Snell from Intersect360 Research look at FPGAs for high performance computing. After that, they discuss the latest news on quantum computing.

Cray Rolls Out Tiered Lustre Storage

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Today Cray announced the launch of a new data management and protection solution for Lustre file systems.

Xyratex Acquired – What Does the Future Hold for Lustre?

Joe Landman, CEO, Scalable Informatics

“At this point, I think it actually really makes sense for the community as a whole to fork Lustre, rename it OpenSFS, remove all the branding IP, and make it GPL/MIT/BSD licensed. Have OpenSFS own the copyrights/IP, have vendors sign up to support it. Sort of like the Linux foundation. And what CentOS does with RedHat.”

Seagate Technology to Acquire Xyratex

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Today Seagate Technology announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of Xyratex in an all-cash transaction.