New Mineset early access beta program is now available

I’m happy to announce that we’re making Mineset immediately available to the public in the form of an early access beta program. Please feel free to check it out at www.mineset.com. Who and what is Mineset and why might you be interested? Mineset is a subsidiary of SGI and the name of the subsidiary’s product. … Continued

Intel and SGI Enable Real-Time Business Response

To achieve the competitive advantages enabled by big data analytics, businesses must marshal a number of resources: a strategy that seeks the business value buried in big data, a program that puts the right expertise and technologies behind the strategy, flawless execution, and continual assessment of goals and results. But at the bottom of that … Continued

SGI Debuts in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Modular Servers

We believe getting placed in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Modular Servers confirms the strength of our business strategy and vision. Gartner has recognized SGI in the new Magic Quadrant for Modular Servers Report, placing us in the “Niche Players” quadrant for our SGI® UV™ in-memory computing system, SGI® ICE™ X distributed memory platform and … Continued

Partner Spotlight: GPUdb

GPUdb, founded in 2006, is a GPU accelerated in-memory distributed database with a native visualization pipeline built in, designed to ingest and conduct on-the-fly analytics on ultra-high velocity big data feeds. Originally designed as a geospatial and temporal computational engine for the United States Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) at Fort Belvoir, GPUdb evolved … Continued

Guest Blog: The SGI User Group Meeting is a must-attend for 2015

SGI users like myself have an exciting future ahead. A new generation of computing promises amazing capabilities. In fact, many of you are aware that at SC14 SGI highlighted their goal of bringing exaflop-capable systems into view by 2020. While exascale is still years away, the strides along that path have already resulted in new … Continued

Rayn Veerubhotia rocks it at SGI all hands

Thanks to Rayn Veerubhotia for speaking to SGI at our all hands today.  Rayn is the VP in charge of Technology and Cloud partnerships at SAP and a self-described “close friend of SGI”.  I always appreciate a technical executive who can tell a great business story. SGI’ers were fired up. A great soundbite on SAP…74% … Continued

How Large Enterprises Can Leverage SAP HANA

We recently published a white paper explaining how enterprises can run SAP Business Suite and other SAP applications on a company-wide scale. It describes the SGI® UV® for SAP HANA solution, which uses a scale-up, single-node architecture with breakthrough coherent shared memory to enables real-time operations at extreme-scale and lower TCO. SGI UV for SAP … Continued