Silicon Mechanics to Highlight Saint Louis University's Accomplishments at SC13
State-of-the-art computing enhances university's cutting-edge research and social mission
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it will be showcasing the research successes achieved by Saint Louis University at SC13 Conference & Exhibition, which takes place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, Colorado, Booth # 3126. SLU was awarded a high-performance computing cluster as part of Silicon Mechanics' research cluster grant competition, and has used the cluster to enhance cutting-edge research on seven major projects within ten university departments. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Announces 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant Competition
Technology with latest Intel® coprocessors and NVIDIA® Tesla® GPUs to be awarded
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it is launching its 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant program, in which the company will donate a complete high-performance computer cluster as part of a highly competitive research grant. The competition is open to all US and Canadian qualified post-secondary institutions, university-affiliated research institutions, non-profit research institutions, and researchers at federal labs with university affiliations. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Now Offers NVIDIA Tesla K40 GPU Accelerator
Solve the most demanding HPC and big data challenges with 12GB of memory
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it now offers the NVIDIA® Tesla® K40 GPU accelerator, the world's fastest accelerator, as part of its GPU Solutions product line.
The Tesla K40 GPU accelerator is equipped with 12GB of memory to process the world's most challenging computational problems - making it ideal for big data analytics and large-scale scientific computations in such fields as seismic processing; computational biology and chemistry; weather and climate modeling; image, video, and signal processing; computational finance; computational physics; CAE; and CFD. News Release
Silicon Mechanics to Showcase High-Performance Computing for Higher Education at SC13
Actively supporting state-of-the-art computing in higher education and research
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it will be highlighting its ongoing commitment to state-of-the-art computing in higher education and research at SC13 Conference & Exhibition, which takes place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, Colorado, Booth # 3126. The company will be launching its 3rd Annual Research Cluster Grant Program, exhibiting the research successes achieved by prior awardee Saint Louis University, and sponsoring a team in the SC13 Student Cluster Competition.
Silicon Mechanics Sponsors MGHPCC Team in SC13 Student Cluster Competition
Cutting-edge cluster allows student team to showcase computing expertise
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it is sponsoring the Massachusetts Green High Performance Computing Center (MGHPCC) in the Student Cluster Competition at the SC13 Conference & Exhibition, taking place November 17-22, 2013, in Denver, Colorado.
Silicon Mechanics Supplies Unified Storage Appliance to Data Analytics Firm ESRG
Expanding maritime remote condition monitoring firm finds a new storage paradigm
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it has supplied a unified storage appliance to ESRG, a data analysis and remote monitoring technology firm that provides real-time equipment analytics to the commercial maritime and defense naval sectors. ESRG turned to Silicon Mechanics to help manage its growing data sets cost-effectively as increased monitoring capabilities quickly outpaced the company's storage capacity. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Announces Presentation of Software-Defined Storage at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013
Showcasing storage that improves development life cycle, reliability, and replication
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it is participating in the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2013, which takes place October 6-10, 2013, in Orlando, Florida. Come see Silicon Mechanics, in partnership with Seagate and Nexenta, as they highlight their software-defined storage products, which help "future-proof" customers' investment in storage infrastructure. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Supports Research Investigating Biological Pattern Formation
High-performance cluster to aid Tufts researchers in developing new bioinformatics
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. today announced the award to Tufts University researchers of a complete high-performance computer cluster by the company and its vendor partners as part of its second annual Research Cluster Grant competition. The cluster will be a key component of a cutting-edge multidisciplinary effort to transform the way biological pattern formation is investigated. The long-term research mission is to integrate computer science, molecular biology, and biophysics to understand the processing of patterning information in living systems.
Silicon Mechanics to Showcase Storage Solutions at EDUCAUSE 2013
Participation highlights products and initiatives that support higher education and research
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it will be showcasing a variety of products and initiatives that support the higher education and research market at EDUCAUSE 2013. The event, the premier information technology gathering for higher education, takes place October 15-18, 2013, in Anaheim, California. On display at Booth 633 will be Silicon Mechanics' zStax StorCore unified storage appliance, an enterprise-level software-defined storage platform based on open-source ZFS technology and powered by NexentaStor. Silicon Mechanics will also be announcing its participation in SC13's annual Student Cluster Competition, to be held at the upcoming SC13 conference in Denver.
Silicon Mechanics Announces the Appointment of Sue Lewis as Chief Marketing Officer
Strong growth drives integrated product and marketing strategy
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that Sue Lewis has been promoted to the newly created position of Chief Marketing Officer (CMO), where she will lead Silicon Mechanics' product strategy, partnership development, business development, and marketing strategies.
For the second year in a row, Silicon Mechanics appears in Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500|5000, the annual exclusive list of America's fastest-growing private companies. As a result of strong sales growth in the company's traditional hardware products, as well as its fast-growing storage solutions business for virtualization and cloud computing, Silicon Mechanics created the new position to guide the company's strategic expansion, meet the challenges posed by growth, and ensure continued customer satisfaction.
Silicon Mechanics Named to Inc Magazine List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies
Award highlights 71 percent three-year sales growth
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it has been named to Inc. Magazine's Inc. 500|5000, the annual exclusive list of America's fastest-growing private companies, for the second year in a row. Silicon Mechanics Ranks No. 3900 on the 2013 Inc. 5000 while also ranking No. 1 for Washington State based computer hardware companies on the list. The company will be presented with the award at the Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony, which will be held October 10-12, 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center, near Washington, DC.s. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Announces Launch of Intel® Xeon® Processor E5-2600v2
New product family improves performance, energy efficiency, and security
Silicon Mechanics, Inc., announces availability of a range of products built with the newly launched Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600v2 product family. Compared to the previous generation Intel Xeon processor, the new Intel Xeon processor E5-2600v2 (formerly known as Ivy Bridge-EP) features improved performance, energy efficiency, and security. Ideal for compute-intensive applications, the versatile new processor has been designed to serve as the heart of an efficient data center. News Release
Silicon Mechanics Supplies zStax Unified Storage Appliance to eMed Consulting Group for Medical Data Hosting
Cost-effective system provides enterprise features at mid-tier prices
Silicon Mechanics, Inc. announces that it has supplied its zStax ZFS unified storage appliance, based on the Intel® Xeon® processor E5-2600 product family, to eMed Consulting Group, a Louisville, Kentucky-based firm that hosts data for medical practices that have implemented electronic medical record (EMR) systems.
Silicon Mechanics Now Offers Remote Test Drive of NVIDIA® Tesla™® K20 GPU Accelerators
See how you can get up to ten times the application speed with parallel processing
Silicon Mechanics, Inc., a leading manufacturer of rackmount servers, storage, and high-performance computing hardware, announces that it now offers a remote test drive of NVIDIA® Tesla® K20 GPU accelerators. Sign up for the free test drive on one of the Silicon Mechanics' GPU server solutions that incorporates four NVIDIA Tesla K20 GPUs, and see for yourself how you can use parallel processing to accelerate your applications by up to ten times compared to multi-core x86 CPU sockets. News Release