2014 HPCwire nominations – Let the voting begin!

SGI is proud to be nominated alongside many of our partners and customers in nine categories for the 2014 HPCwire Readers Choice Awards. Each year the HPCwire Readers’ Choice Awards recognize outstanding individuals and organizations in the industry. The winners of these prestigious awards are announced live at SC’14 in New Orleans, LA. We encourage … Continued

Next-generation Performance and Capability for HPC

Today SGI made two exciting announcements, both of which will enable greater innovation and insight for SGI’s broad range of customers.  The first is our announced availability for the new Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600 v3 product family across SGI’s industry-leading server line for high performance computing, which includes SGI ICE X, SGI InfiniteData Cluster, and … Continued

Budgets: Times are changing or are they?

This is my first blog on SGI’s platform. I’ll write about one of my favorite topics in my many years in the business. Most of earth shaking moves in IT occurred during downturns: Mainframe to mini computer, the emergence of the PC, Network Attached Storage (NAS), Linux and all the innovations of the last 5-6 … Continued

SGI UV 2000 is the FASTEST, MOST POWERFUL Supercomputer…..

Like any proud parent, we can’t help but brag about our babies.    This week we were excited to announce that the SGI® UV™ 2000 became the first single node SMP to exceed 100 GTEPS, as verified by the Graph 500 benchmark test for measuring large data volume processing by supercomputers. In addition to this … Continued

A Bold, New Look for SGI

SGI is unveiling a new and exciting corporate website. The current site had not seen major changes in quite some time, and a fresh new look has been long overdue. The new and improved site design features a high-tech inspired chrome logo and updated messaging that showcases SGI’s leadership in High Performance Computing (HPC)–which is stronger … Continued