HPC in the Cloud's white paper database contains reports from the leading thought-leaders and idea generators in the Cloud industry.
IBM eX5 Improves Next Generation Sequencing for Sanger Institute
Release Date:May 31, 2011
This paper presents an overview of NGS followed by key technological and computational issues related to life sciences research, with specific reference to Sanger Institute, that are addressed through IBM’s Intel based eX5 systems.
Demand-Driven Storage Lets Sony Pictures Imageworks Connect Remote Artists for Visual Effects and Digital Animation
Source: Avere Systems
Release Date:February 22, 2011
Sony Pictures Imageworks relies on the talents of as many as 800 people depending on the time of year and the workload. A whopping petabyte of capacity of total data includes a few hundred terabytes that are considered mission critical. Imageworks employs replication and backup to tape to protect its content.
PAS 12 Delivers Over 150 GB/s in Streaming Performance
Release Date:November 11, 2010
Panasas, the leader in high performance parallel storage, recently announced Panasas® ActiveStor™ 12 (PAS 12), its fourth generation networked storage solution. PAS 12 scales from 1.5GB/s to over 150GB/s of throughput–more than twice what was previously possible. This performance brief documents the throughput results obtained in Panasas labs on the new system. Download Performance Brief.
Penguin Computing on Demand—HPC as a Service High Performance Computing for High Performance Business
Source: Penguin Computing
Release Date:September 27, 2010
Your organization’s need for compute resources continues to grow. Factors such as projects to maintain or enhance your competitive position, growing model sizes, new uses for HPC resources in every-day business, or new advances in technology are creating an increased and growing need for compute resources. How do you meet this demand and still keep costs under control? This white paper discusses the environment that is creating hard decisions for organizations and factors to consider when making a decision on adding compute capabilities to meet your user’s needs.
Chelsio iWARP – Robust, Proven Low Latency Ethernet Clustering
Release Date:September 3, 2010
Chelsio delivers the industry’s highest performance 10Gb iWARP (RDMA over Ethernet), exceeding InfiniBand in application performance for High Performance Computing – get the white paper.
Increase IT Performance from the Enterprise to the Cloud with WAN Optimization
Source: Taneja Group
Release Date:August 30, 2010
Enterprises face a paradox today: while workers become increasingly distributed, IT infrastructure is rapidly consolidating. Virtualization has made it possible to create consolidated, elastic pools.
Penguin Computing On Demand HPC as a Service
Source: Penguin Computing
Release Date:July 23, 2010
Dynamically Scalable Clusters On-Demand No Capital Outlay - Pay-As-You-Go Highly-Secured Clusterd Optimized for Parallel Computing Clicke Here to Downloand the Solutions Brief
Grid Computing in the Cloud White Paper
Release Date:May 14, 2010
Learn about the benefits of moving your grid computing application to the cloud. Download the RightScale Grid Computing in the Cloud white paper and learn about the RightScale grid framework and architecture in addition to grid technologies offered by Amazon Web Services.
Enterprise Cloud Computing: Transforming IT
Source: Platform Computing
Release Date:January 14, 2010
This white paper examines the evolution of private clouds and discusses how many organizations that have implemented grid or virtual machines are moving towards private clouds.
Confronting HPC Cloud Computing Security Concerns
Release Date:October 23, 2009
Escalating energy and operational costs of building and maintaining data centers are forcing enterprises to adopt cloud computing models. But are Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions like IBM's Computing on Demand (CoD) really cost effective? Join the discussion as industry experts discuss how you can exploit cloud computing for maximum ROI.