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InfiniBand leads Connectivity for the Top 500 Supercomputers

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On the TOP500 The List of Supercomputers InfiniBand is the connectivity of choice with a deployment rate of 51.4%.  Within the TOP500, systems connected via InfiniBand grew 15.8% year-over-year from June 2014 to June 2015.  Mellanox is the InfiniBand vendor of choice for clusters and supercomputers with end to end solutions.

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The Raspberry Pi “Bite Size” Cluster

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Recently, a computational scientist named Ben Eagan put together one of the smallest clusters ever made. Ben a recent graduate of the EPCC MSc. in High Performance Computing, where he designed the hardware and developed the software for a “mini” cluster utilizing the Raspberry Pi.

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With ScaleMP Large RAM Doesn’t Mean a Large Price Tag

Your researchers need access to lots of RAM, but you have a tight budget. Padova Technologies, in conjunction with ScaleMP, delivers an affordable, packaged SMP solution, aggregating the power of multiple commodity x86 servers into a larger virtual SMP. This shared-memory architecture provides enhanced performance for diverse applications like Gaussian, GAMESS, GROMACS, Velvet, Newbler, BLAST, and many others, leveraging the large compute, memory or bandwidth configurations or a combination of each.

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Padova Technologies Offers Deep EDU Discounts on Tesla GPU

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Padova’s Tesla EDU Promotion (Ends 1/31/2011 2/28/2011)

As a NVIDIA TPP Padova Technologies, Inc. can provide the latest HPC-GPU technologies in a variety of form factors, all of which can be customized to fit any environment and budgetary needs. Padova is continuing their commitment to the education marketplace with this incredible GPU offering. This promotion is for all NVIDIA Tesla products and ends on January 31st 2011 February 28th 2011. Promotional pricing may be applied to customized CPU/GPU hybrid server and workstation purchases. This is only available for qualified Educational institutions.

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Padova Technologies to Begin Delivering NVIDIA Tesla Supercomputers

New Super-Powered Tesla Cards Leverages GPUs for Computation

 

Glen Burnie, Md. (June 14, 2010) – Padova Technologies, a leading provider of storage solutions, high performance computing (HPC), specialized servers and rugged and deployable solutions announced today that it will begin delivering GPU-based Tesla supercomputers through its recent partnership with NVIDIA. With the ability to outperform a small cluster, Tesla supercomputers leverage GPUs to improve processing power right on the desktop.

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Padova Technologies Teams up with Bright Computing to Simplify Scalable Cluster Management

Glen Burnie, Md. (May 10, 2010) – Padova Technologies, a leading provider of storage solutions, high performance computing (HPC) systems, specialized servers and rugged and deployable solutions announced today that it has partnered with San Jose, Calif.-based, Bright Computing to offer Bright Cluster Manager, a software product that makes HPC Linux clusters of any size easy to use, manage and scale.

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Padova Technologies Teams Up with MartinFederal to Provide HPC to DOD Civil Agency Communities

Glen Burnie, Md. (Jan. 13, 2010) –Padova Technologies, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, specialized servers, rugged and deployable solutions and high performance computing systems, announced today that it has teamed up with MartinFederal Consulting, a Dadeville, Alabama-based technology solutions and management consulting firm, to design and implement high performance computing and storage solutions for the Department of Defense Civil Agency Communities as well as several universities and research institutions throughout the country.

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Padova Technologies to Help Organizations Lower Costs & Maximize Productivity with Enterprise Storage Solutions from Infortrend

Infortrend ESVA Aims to Limit Downtime With Innovative Scale-out Architecture and Virtualization Technology

Columbia, Md. (October 8, 2009) – While the economic downturn has forced significant cuts to IT budgets, the need for data storage is still growing. That‟s why, Padova Technologies, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, specialized servers and high performance computing systems, will begin offering organizations a new enterprise wide storage solution designed to lower operating costs and maximize productivity at a time when many organizations need it most. Manufactured by Infortrend, the Enterprise Scalable Virtualized Architecture (ESVA) series enables mid-range enterprises to achieve optimum return on investment, simplify storage infrastructure and maximize productivity to lower operating costs.

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Padova Technologies Teams up with Clustercorp to Deliver Rocks+ Turnkey Linux clusters

Columbia, Md. (Sept. 3, 2009) – Padova Technologies, a leading manufacturer of storage solutions, specialized servers and high performance computing systems, announced today that it will partner with Clustercorp to deliver Rocks+ turnkey Linux clusters with its customized high performance computing (HPC) hardware solutions.

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