Supercomputing Accelerates Path to Cancer Predictions and Treatment

Quantitative bioinformatics studies utilizing genomics, proteomics and imaging experiments require the integration of vast amounts of data in order to gain new insights from large population data sets. In an effort to solve some of life science’s most complex questions, The Linding Laboratory in Denmark partnered with HPE/SGI to further its research at the Biotech … Continued

The National Center for Atmospheric Research’s Supercomputer “Cheyenne” Recognized on TOP500 as it Nears Installation

In January, the National Center for Atmosphere Research (NCAR) chose an HPE/SGI ICE XA system to facilitate the development of more advanced climate and weather models. Today, the system named “Cheyenne,” is ranked #20 on the 48th edition of the industry’s TOP500 list, recognized for its powerful support for large system needs in weather and … Continued

SGI Receives Honors in 2016 HPCwire Editors’ Choice Awards

Annual HPCwire Awards Awarded to Leaders in the Global HPC Community. SGI Receives Three Awards. SGI has been recognized in the annual HPCwire Readers’ and Editors’ Choice Awards, presented at the 2016 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC16), in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The list of winners were revealed at … Continued

SGI Supercomputer Recognized as Industry’s Top Commercial Supercomputer on TOP500 List

Today at the 2016 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC16), in Salt Lake City, Utah, SGI announced that Total’s SGI® ICE™ X supercomputer, “Pangea,” was recognized as the industry’s top commercial supercomputer on the prestigious TOP500 list. The TOP500 list ranked the SGI ICE X system as the highest performing … Continued

NASA Ames Research Center, “Pleiades,” Supercomputer from SGI Ranks #13 on TOP500

At the 2016 International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis (SC16), in Salt Lake City, Utah, SGI announced that the NASA Ames Research Center’s supercomputer, “Pleiades,” was ranked #13 and is the most powerful SGI supercomputer on the prestigious TOP500 list. NASA’s SGI® ICE™ X supercomputer, “Pleiades,” was recognized as SGI’s top … 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 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

SGI Provides Total with Improved Modelling to Support Decision Making

Total triples the compute power of its massive Pangea system making it one of the largest supercomputers in the world Image courtesy of Total. Copyright: Total – Cédric Motte dit Nöt. Viable energy production has now become a computing challenge as more energy companies across the globe are facing challenging times with the low price … 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