May 05, 2010
Today marked a hearing before a House Judiciary Subcomittee in the United States aimed at looking at the outdated Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA) which was passed into law in the mid--1980s and is thought by many to be far too outmoded for electronic communication today--especially in terms of the cloud. While HPC might not have as much to be concerned about as privacy rights advocates, the discussions on this legislation and its upcoming reforms mark an important step in the cloud space more generally. This is because the cloud can drive innovation but without proper legislation to protect data trust in cloud computing in general may stagnate.
Full story at R&D Magazine
10/30/2013 | Cray, DDN, Mellanox, NetApp, ScaleMP, Supermicro, Xyratex | Creating data is easy… the challenge is getting it to the right place to make use of it. This paper discusses fresh solutions that can directly increase I/O efficiency, and the applications of these solutions to current, and new technology infrastructures.
10/01/2013 | IBM | A new trend is developing in the HPC space that is also affecting enterprise computing productivity with the arrival of “ultra-dense” hyper-scale servers.
Ken Claffey, SVP and General Manager at Xyratex, presents ClusterStor at the Vendor Showdown at ISC13 in Leipzig, Germany.
Join HPCwire Editor Nicole Hemsoth and Dr. David Bader from Georgia Tech as they take center stage on opening night at Atlanta's first Big Data Kick Off Week, filmed in front of a live audience. Nicole and David look at the evolution of HPC, today's big data challenges, discuss real world solutions, and reveal their predictions. Exactly what does the future holds for HPC?