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Panasas Launches High Performance File Transfer Software

Jun 11, 2013 | Panasas, Inc., the leader in high performance parallel storage for technical computing applications and big data workloads, has introduced Panasas DataRunner, high performance file transfer software, designed to overcome the data movement challenges found in today’s distributed scale-out storage environments.

Aspera, IBM and Panasas are Sponsors and Exhibitors at Creative Storage Conference

Apr 26, 2013 | The 2013 Creative Storage Conference will be held Tue., June 25.

Panasas ActiveStor 14 Adoption Nears 15 Petabytes

Feb 26, 2013 | Panasas, Inc. announced it has recorded unprecedented adoption of its newly launched flagship product, the Panasas ActiveStor 14 parallel storage system.

ATK Selects Panasas for Product Design and Simulation

Jan 29, 2013 | Panasas, Inc. announced that ATK (Alliant Techsystems, Inc.), has standardized on Panasas ActiveStor to speed innovation and reduce cost in its demanding research, and product performance simulation processes.

U Nottingham Extends Panasas Storage Deployment

Jan 09, 2013 | Panasas announced that the UK's University of Nottingham has upgraded its high performance computing (HPC) center with Panasas ActiveStor 12 storage in a 240 terabyte deployment.

Panasas Showcases Activestor 14 With Hadoop at SC12

Nov 07, 2012 | Panasas, Inc. will showcase the recently announced ActiveStor 14 parallel storage system running high-performance Hadoop workloads at the Supercomputing 2012.

Panasas, Hortonworks Join in Technology Partnership

Oct 16, 2012 | Panasas will join Hortonworks' Technology Partner Program and help to ensure compatibility between their products and Hortonworks Data Platform.

Podcast: Dell Preps Stampede Servers; Panasas Launches ActiveStor 14

Sep 21, 2012 | Dell announces its new C8000 series servers and Panasas unveils its 5th-generation NAS appliance.

Panasas Reveals ActiveStor 14 Storage Appliance

Sep 18, 2012 | Panasas has announced their new storage appliance. The Panasas ActiveStor 14 combines both HDDs and SSDs to balance storage density and performance costs.

Panasas Unveils New Storage Appliance with SSD Acceleration

Sep 17, 2012 | Panasas has launched ActiveStor 14, the company's fifth-generation storage applicance aimed at high performance computing. The new offering adds solid state drives (SSDs) to what has been almost exclusively a hard disk-based (HDD) NAS storage line-up. The inclusion of SSDs into the company's flagship offering is further proof that flash memory has become a mainstream storage technology for accelerating HPC workloads.

Panasas Adds Chief Scientist Position to Executive Team

Jun 13, 2012 | Panasas has announced the addition of a chief scientist position to their executive team.

Caltech Research Center Using Panasas Parallel Storage

May 15, 2012 | Panasas has announced the Caltech Center for Advanced Computing Research (CACR) has chosen the company to supply storage. CACR will be using Panasas ActiveStor11.

Panasas Providing Storage for UK Lab

Apr 17, 2012 | Panasas has announced that the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory is using the company's ActiveStor1.1. The system will provide parallel file storage for the Lab's research facility.

Panasas and LANL to Discuss IOPS Needs for Exascale Computing

Mar 12, 2012 | Panasas will be holding a panel on Thursday, March 22 in New York. Dr. Garth Gibson, Co-Founder of Panasas, and Gary Grider, Deputy Leader of the HPC division at LANL, will discuss IOPS requirements for exascale computing.

Panasas CTO Predicts 2018 SSD Success

Sep 01, 2011 | Panasas | Garth Gibson outlined the role of SSDs as storage vendors work toward the exascale vision on 2018.

Panasas Backfills ActiveStor Lineup

Jun 23, 2011 | High performance parallel storage vendor Panasas is eyeing the technical computing and big data markets with the release of its ActiveStore 11 parallel storage system appliance, a step back from 12 that comes with a more balanced storage profile and lower price per terabyte than the performance-driven ActiveStor 12.

Panasas Introduces ActiveStor 11 Parallel Storage for HPC and Big Data Workloads

Jun 20, 2011 | Its advanced blade architecture blends performance, capacity, and cost-efficiency in a system optimized for data-intensive applications where time-to-results is a critical concern.

ALICE Supercomputer Runs Computationally Intensive Research with Panasas

Jun 01, 2011 | The centralized supercomputer, Advanced Leicester Information and Computational Environment (ALICE), allows multi-disciplinary researchers to run computationally-intensive research projects quickly and efficiently while resulting in significant cost savings for the university.

Storage at Exascale: Some Thoughts from Panasas CTO Garth Gibson

May 25, 2011 | Exascale computing is not just about FLOPS. It will also require a new breed of external storage capable of feeding these exaflop beasts. Panasas co-founder and chief technology officer Garth Gibson has some ideas on how this can be accomplished and we asked him to expound on the topic in some detail.

Panasas Chosen for US Department of Defense High Performance Computing Initiative

May 03, 2011 | Panasas has been awarded a subcontract via Lockheed Martin to provide the U.S. government storage resources at DoD facilities.

ESG Labs Evaluates the Panasas® ActiveStor™ 12, the World’s Fastest HPC Storage System

Mar 28, 2011 | Companies and institutions in the bioscience, energy, government, finance, manufacturing, and other research and development sectors are increasingly realizing the significant benefits of scalable clustered computing. As cluster sizes continue to grow, scaling storage I/O performance from large numbers of clients to the same file system—or even the same file—requires deploying high performance parallel storage designed specifically to address this need.

Panasas Plans Major Hiring Ramp as Revenue Grows by More Than 40 Percent in 2010

Feb 08, 2011 | Panasas, Inc. today announced that the company achieved record revenue in 2010, increasing by more than 40 percent for the year.

Panasas Strengthens Executive Leadership Team

Dec 06, 2010 | Panasas, Inc. today announced the appointments of Bill Ribera to vice president of worldwide sales and Celeste Baranski to senior vice president of engineering, deepening its executive bench.

Panasas Launches New HPC Storage System

Nov 10, 2010 | Panasas today announced immediate availability of Panasas ActiveStor 12 (PAS 12).

Panasas Takes Parallel Storage to the Next Level

Nov 10, 2010 | In the midst of a management and business strategy revamp, Panasas is launching PAS 12, its newest parallel storage system. PAS, which stands for Panasas ActiveStor, is the company's flagship NAS storage line meant to serve HPC and similar performance-critical enterprise applications. PAS 12 is the fourth generation of the product, and is being touted as "the world's fastest parallel storage system."


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