SGI Services for SAP HANA

We are excited to announce our new line of service offerings for our customers using SAP® HANA®. Our SAP HANA Services enable customers to take full advantage of the SAP HANA® in-memory database and the SGI® UV™ 300H, certified by SAP to increase application performance. Loss of business critical data = lost revenue. Business continuity … Continued

SGI Enters OEM Agreement with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) to Deliver SGI UV Technology through HPE Mission Critical Solutions

The business imperative for real-time analytics and modernizing business processing, coupled with the ever growing volume of data, is driving demand for larger in-memory computing solutions. Furthermore, the business critical nature of enterprise applications and high cost of downtime requires solutions that are highly resilient. To meet these demands, SGI and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) … Continued

UNSW Launches Research-focused Data Management Platform

Researchers in all disciplines are increasingly faced with the problem of needing to spend too much time finding and managing the data they need, often at the expense of actually being able to effectively work with that data. As data volumes grow the problems become worse, with the data often ending up distributed across multiple … Continued

NCAR Selects SGI to Focus on Advanced Climate Modeling and Research

Today, SGI announced that the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) chose an SGI supercomputer to facilitate the development of more advanced climate and weather models. The new SGI® ICE™ XA system, named “Cheyenne”, will perform some of the world’s most data intensive calculations for weather and climate modeling to improve the resolution and precision … Continued

Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) to Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Thunder Supercomputer

This time last year, we announced the close of two major deals in three months with the Department of Defense (DoD) for their High Performance Computing Modernization Program (HPCMP), supplying both the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Department of Defense Supercomputer Resource Center (AFRL DSRC) and the U.S Army Engineer Research and Development Center (ERDC) with … Continued

Delivering Performance of Modern Storage Hardware to Applications

“Storage performance lags behind the compute… Memory speed is growing so much faster than the storage… Applications are crippled by terrible I/O latency…” Sounds familiar? Well, perhaps not so much anymore. In the new world, where the pace of storage performance has caught up with compute and memory, the storage software stack may have become … Continued

New SGI Marketing Campaign Boldly Goes Where We Have Gone Before

At SC15 (Supercomputing 2015) in Austin, SGI is launching a new “THIS is supercomputing” marketing campaign. It features ads and other promotional materials across various media that celebrate the end results our customers achieve in various fields—from genetic research to climate simulations. The creative execution of the campaign pays homage to an award-winning “See What’s … Continued