High-performance computing in the cloud News
June 11, 2013
IBM touts a grand vision for unifying DevOps with automated IaaS, but the concept is still in early beta and the market is nowhere near ready for it.
April 11, 2013
An enterprise cloud computing strategy should be based on what cloud service providers can realistically provide, and on what they cannot.
December 14, 2012
Many companies now use the public cloud for big data analytics, but should they? MIT researchers discuss the ethics of big data in the cloud.
November 19, 2012
Cloud computing will saddle up big data's elusive 'pink unicorns' for enterprises and SMBs alike, predicted Medio executives.
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As cloud evolves, new applications such as big data analytics and HPC enter the fray. What do these new apps mean for cloud's future and performance? Continue Reading
Noisy neighbor is a phrase used to describe a cloud computing infrastructure co-tenant that monopolizes bandwidth, disk I/O, CPU and other resources, and can negatively affect other users' cloud performance. Continue Reading
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Hadoop remains an effective data analysis tool, but also comes with a bit of overhead. Here are the Hadoop as a Service tools available to you. Continue Reading
Trends like big data and cloud computing are changing the face of traditional data center computing. Big data enables data centers to make sense of large volumes of unstructured data. Cloud computing gives them access to scalable infrastructure ... Continue Reading
HPC was once sequestered in research labs, but enterprise IT is beginning to see its value for addressing some of the toughest business challenges. Continue Reading
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Every company seeks the magical five nines -- or 99.999% availability. If major providers can't promise it, how can you get it? Continue Reading
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Analytics as a Service can reduce time and cost of data analysis for enterprises. However, relying on black-box analysis can be a risky proposition. Continue Reading
For enterprises intimidated by Hadoop, Google BigQuery offers an entry-level approach to big data analysis, but it may trade accuracy for speed. Continue Reading
Big data means big business when teamed with cloud. Using a big data appliance is convenient but could get costly for the average enterprise. Continue Reading