Microsoft Extends FPGA Reach From Bing To Deep Learning

Microsoft Extends FPGA Reach From Bing To Deep Learning
And not all workloads will necessarily make use of those GPUs, even if they could be put into the Open Cloud Servers, which they cannot. (Microsoft could use a 40-watt GPU aimed at laptops and plug it into a mezzanine card much as it does its FPGA, but …
Read more on The Platform

eRack Systems Announces Imminent 500 Terabyte (Half Petabyte) eRacks/NAS50
(PRLEAP.COM) September 1, 2015 – Fremont, California – eRacks Systems, the leading nation-wide provider of high-capacity, cloud-ready, enterprise-class storage solutions based in Fremont, California today announced the availability of its flagship …
Read more on PR Leap (press release)

Hedvig, Druva, IBM, Catalogic, Nutanix, Arcserve bang storage drums at VMware
… storage on SoftLayer without having to buy new storage hardware or manage a large appliance farm." A SW-only version of Spectrum Accelerate "is now available with portable licensing across XIV systems, on-premises servers, and cloud environments.".
Read more on The Register

Stella Densmore