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05 Mar 2012
Leading Japanese Institution Selects SGI® UVTM 1000 with 10TB of Memory for Genomics Research
SGI, the trusted leader in technical computing, announced today that Japan'sNational Institute of Genetics, an information and systems research organization located in Mishima, Shizuoka, under the leadership of Director-General Yuji Kohara, has selected an SGI® UV™ 1000, the top model in the SGI UV series, for a new supercomputer system. Featuring 768 processor cores 10TB of memory, the system will function as a server for next-generation sequencing data analysis.
23 Jan 2012
Scalability and Flexibility of SGI® UV™ 1000 Deemed Critical to Advance Analysis Capabilities
SGI, the trusted leader in technical computing, today announced that Sikorsky Innovations, the technology development organization within Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, has selected an SGI® UV™ 1000 high performance computing (HPC) system with 576 cores and 1.5 TB of RAM, powered by Intel® Xeon® processor X7500 series, along with additional SGI storage and services, to enhance its digital prototyping and virtual design capabilities.
16 Jan 2012
Research Collaboration Led by Professor Stephen Hawking and DiRAC Select Next-Generation SGI® UV Shared Memory System
SGI has announced that COSMOS and Miracle Consortia* have selected SGI as its preferred technology partner for their shared-memory node, as part of the STFC funded DiRAC collaboration. This is a continuation of the national service offered by Stephen Hawking's COSMOS Consortium, based at the University of Cambridge. This announcement enlarges and extends a long-standing relationship between SGI and the COSMOS Consortium, and will allow these interdisciplinary organisations to solve some of the most complex computing challenges of our time and find answers to astoundingly big questions.
Poznan Supercomputing and Networking Center Selects SGI to Power the Next Generation of Scientific Research
13 Dec 2011
Leading Research Institution in Poland to Deploy 224 Peak Teraflop GPU Cluster
SGI, the trusted leader in technical computing, today announced that thePoznan Supercomputing and Networking Center (PSNC) headquartered in Poznan, Poland and affiliated with the Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry at the Polish Academy of Sciences, has purchased an SGI high performance computing (HPC) solution. In total, the system purchased will deliver 224 peak teraflops of performance and will enable advanced academic and scientific research throughout Poland.
07 Nov 2011
Active Archiving and Access Now a Fundamental Component of Managing and Monetizing Big Data
November 3, 2011 — SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), the trusted leader in technical computing, has announced that the company's storage and archiving solutions continue to gain market momentum as more customers recognize the value of implementing multi-tiered storage strategies to deal with explosive data growth. With a range of integrated hardware and SGI® DMF™ software that can create and automatically manage tiered virtual storage environments, customers from media companies to genomics and university researchers are adopting SGI storage and active archiving solutions to significantly reduce equipment and operating costs while managing and monetizing their data-intensive workloads.