December 05, 2005
Anacomp Inc. has been appointed as an authorized maintenance provider for
customers using 3PAR InServ Storage Servers worldwide. 3PAR is a provider of Utility Storage, a simple, efficient and
scalable tiered-storage array for utility computing that enables
customers to serve more with less.
3PAR has partnered with Anacomp for onsite maintenance and logistics
services in the United States and United Kingdom. Anacomp will also provide call center
support in the United Kingdom. Anacomp guarantees 3PAR with a rapid response
time-24 hours a day, seven days a week-from over two hundred global
service locations to support 3PAR customers. Anacomp is highly regarded
in the storage industry as a dependable service partner with a
reputation for customer service excellence.
"We see 3PAR as a strategic partner for Anacomp and we strongly
believe in 3PAR technology and solutions. 3PAR is an organization that
has created huge interest in their storage solutions, and we are happy
that Anacomp is their choice for product support," said Anacomp's
Robert Yuile, vice president of multi-vendor services sales and marketing.
Frank Ding, engineering analysis & technical computing manager at Simpson Strong-Tie, discussed the advantages of utilizing the cloud for occasional scientific computing, identified the obstacles to doing so, and proposed workarounds to some of those obstacles.
The private industry least likely to adopt public cloud services for data storage are financial institutions. Holding the most sensitive and heavily-regulated of data types, personal financial information, banks and similar institutions are mostly moving towards private cloud services – and doing so at great cost.
In this week's hand-picked assortment, researchers explore the path to more energy-efficient cloud datacenters, investigate new frameworks and runtime environments that are compatible with Windows Azure, and design a uniﬁed programming model for diverse data-intensive cloud computing paradigms.
May 16, 2013 |
When it comes to cloud, long distances mean unacceptably high latencies. Researchers from the University of Bonn in Germany examined those latency issues of doing CFD modeling in the cloud by utilizing a common CFD and its utilization in HPC instance types including both CPU and GPU cores of Amazon EC2.
May 10, 2013 |
Australian visual effects company, Animal Logic, is considering a move to the public cloud.
May 10, 2013 |
Program provides cash awards up to $10,000 for the best open-source end-user applications deployed on 100G network.
May 08, 2013 |
For engineers looking to leverage high-performance computing, the accessibility of a cloud-based approach is a powerful draw, but there are costs that may not be readily apparent.
05/10/2013 | Cleversafe, Cray, DDN, NetApp, & Panasas | From Wall Street to Hollywood, drug discovery to homeland security, companies and organizations of all sizes and stripes are coming face to face with the challenges – and opportunities – afforded by Big Data. Before anyone can utilize these extraordinary data repositories, however, they must first harness and manage their data stores, and do so utilizing technologies that underscore affordability, security, and scalability.
04/02/2012 | AMD | Developers today are just beginning to explore the potential of heterogeneous computing, but the potential for this new paradigm is huge. This brief article reviews how the technology might impact a range of application development areas, including client experiences and cloud-based data management. As platforms like OpenCL continue to evolve, the benefits of heterogeneous computing will become even more accessible. Use this quick article to jump-start your own thinking on heterogeneous computing.