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

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

Using Practice, Teamwork & Feedback to Solve Customer Problems

During a recent interview Jorge Titinger, CEO of SGI, sat down with Bryan Kramer of Pure Matter to discuss Jorge’s considerably atypical experiences that lead him to his current role and views on business. A Peruvian native, Jorge came to the United States to study engineering at Stanford University. Outside the classroom he rounded out … Continued

City University of New York – Inflection Point for SGI

There are key inflection points in every company’s history. For SGI it includes marquee movies like Terminator and Jurassic Park, great products like Onyx and Indigo, and great affiliations or partners like SAP. We recently announced The City University of New York (CUNY) as the first customer for our SGI® UV™ 300, the general purpose … Continued

NASA’s Pleiades Supercomputer Performance increases to 5.35 Petaflops – Second Update in Three Months

The NASA Advanced Supercomputing (NAS) facility has expanded the power of their flagship Pleiades supercomputer, increasing its theoretical peak performance from 4.49 to 5.35 petaflops. The latest expansion adds 14 SGI® ICE™ X racks containing 12-core Intel® Xeon® E5-2680 v3 processors, bringing the total number of Intel Xeon E5-2680 v3 racks to 29 and the … Continued

Faster seismic processing and imaging – a huge advantage for DUG

SGI and DownUnder GeoSolutions (DUG) have partnered together for over 8 years to speed seismic processing and imaging. At the forefront of oil and gas exploration, DUG is using their SGI® Rackable® Cluster, powered by Intel® Xeon® processors and Intel® Xeon Phi™ coprocessors, to significantly accelerate turnaround times for processing seismic data. DUG customers are … Continued