Indeed, some of the fastest growing research endeavors are in fields that would not even exist without the advent of high-performance computing
, such as bioinformatics and on-demand medical modeling being done in real time in surgical operating theaters.
Hayes of Ohio State University in Columbus recommended that NSF stage a new competition to select sites for high-performance computing
Fibre Channel technology at 4Gbps is very important to high-performance computing
users and Engenio will be an early provider," said Steve Gardner, Engenio Director of Product Marketing.
They are developed and sold by some of the traditional high-performance computing
vendors, such as IBM, high volume PC manufacturers, such as Dell and HP, and a new breed of cluster computing vendors that includes LinuxNetworks, Rackable Systems and RackSaver.
COLSA installed a 32-processor SGI Origin 3400 server in April and a 64- processor SGI Origin 3800 server in September to support the ground-based Midcourse Defense elements and the High-Performance Computing
Center at the ARC.
A particular focus of these efforts will be to demonstrate the merits of Windows-based "vertical scaling"--running applications in a single, expandable environment--for high-performance computing
From the start of the JSF program in the 1990s, SGI advanced visualization and high-performance computing
technologies have been instrumental in helping Lockheed Martin generate the most cost-effective, risk-free and performance-driven designs possible for this stealthy next-generation multirole strike fighter," said Tony Celeste, national director of defense business, SGI Federal.
The technical and engineering computing needs of our customers continues to grow rapidly and there is a significant market opportunity for companies who can deliver, implement and support high-performance computing
systems," said Frank Perna, Chairman and CEO, MSC.