Seymour Cray Award Nominations Due July 1

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The IEEE Computer Society is accepting nominations for its annual Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award, named in honor of Cray’s founder, who is frequently called the “father of supercomputing.” The society is also accepting awards for its 2015 ... [ Read More ]

Scale Out Analytics, Not People

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We’ve been living in a scale-out world for analytic workloads during the last handful of years. MPP data warehouses, clustered NoSQL, Hadoop® and Spark™, falling collectively under the big data umbrella, all readily come to mind. When better ... [ Read More ]

The Cray Shasta System

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You may have seen Cray’s recent announcement regarding our next generation supercomputer (codenamed “Shasta”) that we anticipate delivering to the Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory (ANL) in the future. We don't normally talk about a ... [ Read More ]

Music and the Internet of Things at SXSW

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Every March the South by Southwest (SXSW) music, film and interactive festivals and conferences draw tens of thousands of artists, fans and techies to Austin, Texas. This year Cray was asked to join the Raptor House 2-day invitation-only music, ... [ Read More ]

Cray CEO Reflects on Bill Blake’s Legacy

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I’d like to take a moment to celebrate our friend and a truly great supercomputing visionary, William “Bill” Blake. Bill passed away on March 31 and his departure leaves a huge hole in the HPC community. We at Cray know we’re fortunate to have ... [ Read More ]