SGI Enables Romanian Aerospace Agency to Run Highly Complex Aeronautic Models Six Times Faster

The National Institute of Aerospace Research (INCAS) “Elie Carafoli” will power its scientific and aeronautical research program with a new SGI UV high-performance computing (HPC) system, installed with the assistance of our valued partner, Spearhead Systems. This updated SGI system allows INCAS to run its high fidelity simulations with dedicated software up to six times … Continued

JAIST Announces New World Record SPEC CPU2006 Results with SGI UV 3000

We at SGI are excited to share that JAIST, the Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology has set new world records of 50,200 for SPECint®_rate_base2006 and 51,500 for SPECfp®_rate_base2006 with their SGI® UV™ 3000 system.  The SPECrate® metrics measure the throughput or capacity of a machine to carry out a number of simultaneous tasks.  … Continued

Happy Birthday MPT!

SGI Message Passing Toolkit – part of the SGI® MPI suite of tools enabling application acceleration for SGI systems – is celebrating its 20th year anniversary.  In my roles leading software at Cray and SGI I have always felt MPI and the MPT team have been a part of my personal history. There is a … Continued

HPE to Acquire SGI

I am thrilled to announce Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE), has signed a definitive agreement to acquire SGI. Our highly complementary portfolio will extend and strengthen HPE’s current leadership position in the growing mission-critical and high performance segments of the server market.  This is great news for our customers, partners, investors and employees. SGI Extends HPE … Continued

SGI System Fuels Scientific and Engineering Research for the Energy Industry at Brazil’s Largest Federal University

The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro Embarks on Ground-Breaking Energy Research Powered by New SGI Supercomputer The Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), the largest university in Brazil, selected an SGI® ICE™ X system to advance critical research for the university and private companies across Brazil. For the past 15 years, UFRJ has … Continued

SGI Welcomes Cisco as a Solution Reseller!

We are proud to announce that SGI has entered into agreement wherein Cisco will resell the SGI® UV 300H, our purpose-built server for in-memory computing with SAP HANA®.  Complementing Cisco’s robust solution portfolio for SAP HANA, the SGI UV 300H is now available through Cisco’s salesforce and global channel network as a single-node (scale up) … Continued

SGI Encourages High School Students to Pursue Careers in Tech

SGI STEM Career Day STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) skills remain in high demand—especially as technology becomes an ever more critical part of the economy and our personal lives. High tech companies need to do their part to nurture early interest in these fields. As a part of these efforts, eight North High School … Continued