Chilean Stock Exchange Streamlines Securities Transactions With IBM

In case you missed it, IBM recently made an announcement regarding their WebSphere MQ Low Latency Messaging running over native InfiniBand enabled Blade Servers. The performance the Chiliean Stock Exchange is seeing is really impressive – 3000 orders per second with latency reduced by 100x of its current level. Latency performance is very critical for [...]

Hitting the New Year Running – Virtualization

You don’t have to ask – vacation was awesome and as always not as long as we would like it to be. Now that we’ve taken the rust off our fingers, we’ve made progress with a bit more complex testbed. We’ve decided to look at the virtualization space and run our next application on top [...]

Enabling the middle-ware to be super fast

As promised in my last post, and after reviewing the OP-EX and CAP-EX saving provided by looking at a Virtual Protocol Interconnect (VPI) oriented data center, we need to look at how the business can benefit from using such unified systems. As described in my first post, we will be using off-the-shelf market-known applications from [...]

INTRODUCING THE HPC ADVISORY COUNCIL

It is my pleasure to introduce the HPC Advisory Council. The Council includes leaders from the HPC community – best-in-class original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), strategic technology suppliers, independent software vendors (ISVs) and selected end-users across the entire HPC market segments. For more info on how to join us – please send [...]