Tag Archives: Univa Grid Engine

  • Podcast: HPC & AI Convergence Enables AI Workload Innovation

    In this Conversations in the Cloud podcast, Esther Baldwin from Intel describes how the convergence of HPC and AI is driving innovation. On the topic of HPC & AI converged clusters, there’s a perception that if you want to do AI, you must stand up a separate cluster, which Esther notes is not true. Existing HPC…

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  • eSilicon Chooses Univa to Manage Complex ASIC Chip Designs for High-Bandwidth Networking, HPC, AI and 5G Applications

    CHICAGO, May 14, 2019 — Univa, a leading innovator in enterprise-grade workload management and optimization solutions for on-premise and hybrid cloud high-performance computing (HPC), today announced that eSilicon selected Univa’s Grid Engine enterprise-class workload scheduling and optimization solution to help manage its complex FinFET ASIC and IP designs and scale its environment, as well as…

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  • Intel: the Convergence of AI, HPDA, & Traditional HPC Workloads

    HPC is no longer just HPC, but rather a mix of workloads that instantiate the convergence of AI, traditional HPC modeling and simulation, and HPDA (High Performance Data Analytics). Exit the traditional HPC center that just runs modeling and simulation, and enter the world that must support the convergence of HPC-AI-HPDA computing and sometimes with specialized…

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  • Turbocharge your HPC Hybrid Cloud with Policy-based Automation

    Efficiency demands systems that can largely manage themselves, which requires automation and smart policies. Rob discusses workload scheduling policies and cloud automation for new gains in efficiency for enterprises. Cloud computing gives us the opportunity to fundamentally rethink our ideas around scheduling policies and how they relate to infrastructure. – Rob Lalonde, Vice President and…

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  • Cloud Bursting with Nextflow & Univa Grid Engine – PII

    Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) is a fundamental practice in bioinformatics. Pipelines are comprised of complex, multi-step processes involving many different tools and intermediate data formats.  With easy access to cloud infrastructure and containerized applications that are portable across clouds, users are increasingly extending pipelines to the cloud. In part I of this article, we discussed…

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  • Univa Powers Million-core Cluster on AWS for Western Digital

    Today Univa announced that Western Digital is using the company’s Navops Launch and Univa Grid Engine cloud software for large-scale deployments on AWS. The purpose of this collaborative project was to build a cloud-scale HPC cluster on AWS to simulate key elements of upcoming designs for their next-generation hard disk drives. Storage technology is amazingly complex, and we’re…

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