#SASanalytics: Twitter chat recap on high performance analytics – Sponsored by SAS Canada

Big data, high performance analytics, data visualizations - do these sound like they have any impact on your organization? We just concluded a great Twitter chat sponsored by SAS Canada, speaking to solutions

Published on: November 22nd, 2013 Candice So

SMBs have growing need for high performance computing, big data

In many ways, high performance computing is still more of an industry concept than a real strategy among Canadian SMBs. Yet high performance computing (HPC), data mining and big data are only going

Published on: May 28th, 2013 Candice So

Ontario SMBs offered access to high performance computing resources

Could your business benefit from access to high performance computing (HPC) resources and collaboration with university researchers? If so, Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) would like to hear from you. OCE, and its

Published on: March 7th, 2013 Jeff Jedras

Magic Cube AIO shrinks high-performance computing down to size

With its dimensions of 9.61”x19.36”x18.78”, Cubitek Co., claims its Magic Cube AIO ultra compact PC case is the world's smallest case for housing an extended ATX motherboard.The Taiwanese company said the compact case

Published on: April 12th, 2012 ITBusiness Staff

Part I: BlueArc’s challenge to get past the low-hanging fruit

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette Last month, BlueArc Corp., a 13-year-old maker of network storage systems based in California, was acquired by Hitachi Data Systems for a reported $600 million. BlueArc’s business was

Published on: November 9th, 2011 Francis Moran

Part II: Dissecting the brain of the market pays off for BlueArc

By Francis Moran and Leo Valiquette In a recent post, we introduced BlueArc, a maker of networked attached storage (NAS) systems for managing unstructured data in high-performance computing applications, and Ken Rosen, a corporate strategy

Published on: October 27th, 2011 Francis Moran

China seeks to outclass West in supercomputing

Dawning Information Industry Co., the Chinese company that built the world's second-most-powerful computer, includes a photo on its Web site of Chinese President Hu Jintao during a visit. The photo illustrates, in a

Published on: June 4th, 2010 Patrick Thibodeau

Stunning supercomputing apps that can run on your desktop

High-performance computing (HPC) has almost always required a supercomputer -- one of those room-size monoliths you find at government research labs and universities. And while those systems aren't going away, some of the

Published on: February 22nd, 2010 John Brandon

University of Toronto, IBM build Canada’s most powerful supercomputer

Canada's "most powerful and energy efficient supercomputer" will soon be a reality thanks to a joint initiative by the University of Toronto and IBM.The supercomputer – capable of doing 360 trillion calculations per

Published on: August 22nd, 2008 Nestor Arellano

Atlantic universities jump into the clustering fray

Post secondary research institutes in Canada’s Atlantic provinces are about to join their counterparts in Ontario, British Columbia and Québec by establishing a high-performance computing cluster featuring advanced collaboration tools.The Atlantic Computational Excellence

Published on: December 7th, 2005 Shane Schick