4-socket system sets speed records for the baseline workload
Mean half-round trip latency through aggregation and layer 1 of just 0.06 microseconds.
First STAC-M3 results on a parallel file system
Solution sets 4 new STAC-M3 records
Cray submits unaudited results for liquid-cooled, dense compute node
Some people learn their word-of-the-day from calendars and web sites; I am lucky enough to interact with financial services technologists who bring their own colorful language. As an example, the response I got from one when I asked about SQL-on-Hadoop: chimera.
Our recent research on “big data” use cases uncovered many large financial services firms using Hadoop and other technologies to build “multi-tenant” analytics platforms—that is, shared environments meant to support multiple independent applications. In some cases, these platforms are being built in advance of demand, trying to preempt individual businesses from deploying