Inside Extreme Scale Tech|Thursday, October 2, 2014
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So You Want To Be A Financial Services HPC Programmer?

So You Want To Be A Financial Services HPC Programmer?

Financial services companies care about three things: Money, security, and programming on the fastest systems they can ...

Lenovo Closes IBM Server Deal, Eyes Expansion

Lenovo Closes IBM Server Deal, Eyes Expansion

As it closes its deal to acquire IBM’s System x X86 server business, Chinese computer giant Lenovo ...

StackEngine Brings Automation To Docker Containers

StackEngine Brings Automation To Docker Containers

The rush to commercial Docker software container technology for Linux systems is well underway and very likely ...

HP ARMs Moonshot Servers For Datacenters

HP ARMs Moonshot Servers For Datacenters

After what seems like an eternal wait, customers who want to give 64-bit ARM processors a whirl ...

EDITOR'S PICKS
Systems
As it closes its deal to acquire IBM’s System x X86 server business, Chinese computer giant Lenovo is setting an ambitious ... Full article
Back in July, Oracle updated its Exadata database cluster appliances with a custom Intel processor, ...
After what seems like an eternal wait, customers who want to give 64-bit ARM processors ...
Back in July, as EnterpriseTech has previously reported, IBM’s chief financial officer, Martin Schroeter, said ...
Software
Financial services companies care about three things: Money, security, and programming on the fastest systems they can afford. You can’t be ... Full article
The rush to commercial Docker software container technology for Linux systems is well underway and ...
Azul Systems, the long-time maker of Java acceleration appliances that has transformed itself into a ...
With Hewlett-Packard being such an eager supporter of the OpenStack cloud controller in the past ...
Datacenter
It’s the end of the federal government’s fiscal year, and that means government agencies will go on a use-it-or-lose-it spending spree ... Full article
The recent price war among Amazon, Google, and Microsoft suggests that more of the cost ...
It is probably telling that these days datacenter managers think of the infrastructure under their ...
The cutthroat federal IT market virtually assures that every time a government agency awards a ...
Cloud
Another week, another round of cloud computing price cuts. The latest comes from Google, which announced today across-the-board 10 percent reductions ... Full article
The main topic of conversation at the OpenWorld conference held by Oracle in San Francisco ...
Cisco Systems is investing $1 billion to help partners and customers speed adoption of its ...
Rackspace Hosting has built two versions of its eponymous Private Cloud, the version of OpenStack ...
Storage
Weak demand continues to slow the global external disk storage market as storage prices continue a steady decline despite the inexorable ... Full article
Despite the naysayers that still contend that Oracle should not have gotten into the hardware ...
The cloud is flying high in the IT sky; but a number of anxious companies ...
Storage specialist EMC is looking for another merger partner while exploring other options after negotiations ...
Networks
Chip maker Broadcom is the dominant supplier of chips for Ethernet switches with its Trident and Dune family of ASICs. But ... Full article
Only a few years ago, if you went to the HPC On Wall Street conference ...
Switch chip upstart XPliant, founded in 2011 by a bunch of techies from Cisco Systems, ...
Networking giant Cisco Systems is struggling in its core switching and routing markets and feeling ...
Most Read
Say what you will about Oracle co-founder and CEO Larry Ellison, but when the software giant bought Sun Microsystems more than four years ago, ...
The word on the street ahead of the Oracle OpenWorld extravaganza, which opened on Sunday evening in San Francisco, was that CEO Larry Ellison ...
Just a few weeks ahead of the launch of EnterpriseTech, chip maker Intel rolled out its “Ivy Bridge” Xeon E5-2600 v2 processors. These chips ...
Hewlett-Packard may be known as the volume player in the X86 server business, which has been dominated by two-socket servers for the past decade ...
Even if you are not thinking of buying a big Sparc/Solaris server, some new math by Oracle might get you to thinking about shared ...