Tag Archives: AWS

  • HPC Eases its Way Into the Cloud

    The ongoing journey to bring more enterprise high-performance computing (HPC) workloads into the cloud has been a bumpy one with its share of roadblocks and setbacks. As anyone reading The Next Platform has seen over the years, the challenges have ranged from latency to software licensing, application portability to networking costs. That doesn’t mean it isn’t happening. Pratt & Whitney…

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  • How the University of Liverpool Balances HPC and the Cloud

    To support various workloads required in academic research, the University of Liverpool runs an on-premise HPC cluster, designed by Dell EMC and Alces Flight, which offers on-demand public cloud access to Nvidia graphics processing units (GPUs) running on Amazon Web Services (AWS). The Dell PowerEdge-based HPC cluster is being used by researchers at the university to help them…

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  • Public Cloud Services Grow HPC Market, but Work Remains

    Public cloud providers are always searching for ways to extend their reach, and one of the ways they’ve advanced those efforts is with high-performance computing. AWS, Microsoft and Google are having success with high-performance computing (HPC) services because of the convenience they offer for enterprises. That’s because HPC requires sizable investments in data center equipment,…

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  • CloudSkills.fm Ep 032: High Performance Computing in the Cloud

    In this episode I had a chance to chat with Rob Lalonde VP & GM of Cloud at Univa Corporation. We discuss high performance computing (HPC) and why cloud providers now offer HPC nodes with state-of-the-art CPUs, GPUs, and high-performance storage and networking. -Mike Pfeiffer, 2019 Listen to the full podcast on CloudSkills.fm.

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  • Info-graphic view of High-performance Computing (HPC) Market Viewpoint, Trends and Predictions 2019-2024

    High-Performance Computing (HPC) refers to the practice of aggregating computing power in a way that delivers much higher performance than one could get out of a typical desktop computer or workstation in order to solve large problems in science, engineering, or business. The latest report titled global High-performance Computing (HPC) Market 2019 includes the comprehensive study of…

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