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- Clustered servers replacing traditional supercomputers. Neel, Dan // InfoWorld;11/13/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 46, p24
Focuses on the supercomputers presented by IBM, Sun Microsystems and Dell Computer at the Supercomputing 2000 exhibition in Dallas, Texas. Partner of Sun on its supercomputer network; Supercomputing principle presented by Dell at the show; Approach used by IBM in clustering servers.
- Destination Denver. // Scientific Computing World;Oct/Nov2013, Issue 132, p25
The article offers a preview of the exhibition of the periodical "Scientific Computing World" for supercomputers to be held in Denver, Colorado in 2014.
- Super troopers. // Computer Bulletin;Jan2003, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p14
Reports on the product announcements of super computer manufacturers.
- Soft News. Myers, Ware // IEEE Software;Jan84, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p111
Reports developments related to the computer industry in the United States as of January 1984. Language problems encountered by the next generation supercomputers; Contention on the use of superdisks; Efforts of the University of Southwestern Louisiana Computer Science Department to gain...
- Getting faster by the second. Rogers, Adam; Barry, John // Newsweek;12/9/1996, Vol. 128 Issue 24, p86
Focuses on the supercomputing industry in the United States in 1996. Cray Research's vector processors and Thinking Machines' massively parallel processing; Why the market bottomed out; Cray's merging with Silicon Graphics; The turn to scalable architecture in order to capture a larger market;...
- SYBASE ASE AND VERITAS SOFTWARE OFFER FLEXIBILITY. // Online Product News;Nov2001, p2
Announces the integration of the Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE), a product of Sybase, Inc., with VERITAS Cluster Server. Increase of the performance and stability of data storage systems of the two firms; Features of the ASE; Background of Sybase and VERITAS.
- FINDING A BUSINESS PLAN THAT ROCKS. Lundquist, Eric // eWeek;7/16/2001, Vol. 18 Issue 27, p3
Comments on the business planning of computer companies for the satisfaction of customers in the United States. Development of electronic business procurement product; Details on the need for hardwork, willingness and anticipation; Creation of an electronic business.
- Waste Not, Want Lots. Schrage, Michael // Computer Graphics World;Jul2000, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p23
Focuses on the management techniques for digital design methodologies in the computer industry. Argument on speed and cost-reduction as ultimate goals for digital design; Role of speed in shaping value propositions; Tips for innovation cycles; Cycles as a form of innovation capital.
- Untitled. // Electronics Weekly;11/10/2010, Issue 2447, p10
The article reports that the Tianhe-1A supercomputer, located at the National Supercomputer Centre in Tianjin, China, has set a performance record of 2.507 petaflops. It is stated that Tianhe-1A is the fastest system in the world. Guangming Liu, chief of the National Supercomputer Centre, says...