Video: Xyratex Update – ClusterStor for Big Data

In this video from the HPC Advisory Council European Conference 2013, Torben Kling-Petersen from Xyrtex presents: Xyratex Update – ClusterStor. Download the slides (PDF).

Hadoop Meets Lustre – Intel Rolls out Big Data Distribution for the Enterprise

Today Intel announced the “first converged HPC and Big Data plaform” with the new Intel Enterprise Edition for Lustre. Paired with Chroma storage management tools from Whamcloud as well as a new adaptor for the Intel Distribution for Apache Hadoop, the new offering provides enterprise-class reliability combined with HPC performance for Big Data applications. Enterprise […]

Video: Xyratex Launches ClusterStor Professional Services for Lustre

In this video, Simon Johnson from Xyratex describes the company’s new suite of professional services for Lustre data storage. Our mission for ClusterStor Professional Services is to accelerate the time to results for our users and partners across verticals and geographies, and help them realize value sooner from their investment in HPC storage technology,” said […]

Podcast: Interview with DDN's New President, Joe Cowan

In this podcast, Jeff Denworth from DataDirect Networks introduces the company’s new President, Joe Cowan. As a former member of the DDN board, Cowan brings a wealth of experience in the enterprise, a space where DataDirect Networks hopes to grow with its Big Data solutions. Read the Full Story * Download the MP3 * Subscribe on […]

NCSA Taps 380 Petabyte High Performance Storage System

Today NCSA announced that its 380 Petabyte High Performance Storage System is now in full service production as part of the Blue Waters project. Described as the world’s largest automated near-line data repository for open science, the HPSS environment comprises multiple automated tape libraries, dozens of high-performance data movers, a large 40 Gigabit Ethernet network, […]

Video: EIOW Exascale I/O Working Group

In this video from the Lustre User Group 2013, Meghan McClelland from Xyratex presents: EIOW – Exascale I/O Working Group. There is a fierce competition on the storage market to offer the best performing devices, with great management at a low price. The EIOW group, from the outset, decided that it would not attempt to […]

Video: Today's I/O Challenges for Big Data Analysis

In this video from the 2013 HPC User Forum, Henry Newman from Instrumental presents: Today’s I/O Challenges for Big Data Analysis. Those who own the archive own the big data solutions as you cannot move data around. Download the slides (PDF) or check out the HPC User Forum Video Gallery.

Video: High-Performance Data Analysis: HPC Meets Big Data

In this video from the 2013 HPC User Forum, Steve Conway and Chirag Dekate from IDC present: High-Performance Data Analysis: HPC Meets Big Data. Download the slides (PDF) or check out our HPC User Forum Video Gallery.

Slidecast: ClusterStor 1500 Departmental Scale-Out Storage for HPC

In this slidecast, Ken Claffey from Xyratex describes the company’s new ClusterStor 1500 storage system. Designed for scale-out HPC storage solutions, the ClusterStor 1500 delivers HPC performance and efficiency with help from the Lustre file system. Departments within larger organizations or medium-sized enterprises today, especially in the commercial, academic and government sectors, represent an underserved […]

Video: Aeon Computing Showcases Intelligent Disk Arrays with Lustre and ZFS

In this video from the Lustre User Group 2013, Doug Johnson from Aeon Computing describes the company’s Hydra storage arrays that marry the speed of Lustre with the HA capabilities of ZFS. The Hydra60 is a combination Lustre OSS (object storage server) and OST (object storage target) with two active/active failover nodes and shared storage […]