Go For Gold

Go For Gold

ComnetCo, Inc. has attained elite gold-level status in partnership with Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE).  This partnership allows us to leverage the one of the most trusted brands in the world and provide our customers with the best in innovation and high performance computing (HPC) available on the market today.  With the acquisition of SGI complete, we have seamlessly been able to bridge the...

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The Latest Top500 List & SGI at ISC15

The Latest Top500 List & SGI at ISC15

This week the annual ISC High Performance conference wrapped up in Frankfurt, Germany. @ISChpc reports that 2,850 people were in attendance this year.  It is this event and Supercomputing every November that we get to see who rules the world of High Performance Computing with the release of the semiannual Top500 Supercomputing Sites. The 45th Top500 List marks a 30% increase in Top500 systems...

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CUNY Selects SGI & ComnetCo for Graph Theory Research

The City University of New York (CUNY) is upgrading their HPC infrastructure with a UV 300™ to provide its university researchers with the computational power needed to solve complex graph theory problems. SGI’s UV™ advanced symmetric multiprocessing (SMP) systems accelerate the pace of innovation and insight and eliminate complexity. Building upon 20 years of in-memory computing expertise...

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ComnetCo wins U.S. Department of Energy Contract for SGI® ICE X™

ComnetCo wins U.S. Department of Energy Contract for SGI® ICE X™

Idaho National Laboratory selected ComnetCo & SGI for their new HPC system. The 16,416 core supercomputer will allow researchers better model, simulate, and predict a wide variety of nuclear and energy related issues.  Prior to SC14 and the latest Top500.org list this past November, “Falcon” performed over 500 teraFLOPS peak performance.  That milestone gave the ICE X a spot...

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SGI® UV 300™ – The Most Powerful In-Memory Supercomputer

SGI® UV 300™ – The Most Powerful In-Memory Supercomputer

The UV 300 is SGI’s latest compute solution for scalable shared memory. Introduced at SC14 this past November in New Orleans, the UV300 uses the latest Intel® E7-8800 CPUs and 7th generation SGI NUMAlink interconnect technology. NUMAlink7 provides bandwidth of up to 7.47GB/s bidirectional and All-to-All topology, ensuring the lowest latency between any processors accessing the pool of resources....

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Hadoop Solutions

Hadoop Solutions

Historically utilized for complex, computationally intensive problems, High Performance Computing (HPC) is now being applied to the rapidly emerging field of Big Data analytics. And when relationships within data sets are generally understood, enterprises are turning to the open source computing framework Apache™ Hadoop®. SGI has been a driving force in HPC for nearly two decades and drawing...

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