“The Oscars of Invention” – The Chicago Tribune For 45 years, the prestigious R&D 100 Awards have been helping companies provide the important initial push a new product needs to compete successfully in the marketplace. The winning of an R&D 100 Award provides a mark of excellence known to industry, government, and academia as proof that the product is one of the most innovative ideas of the year. Continue reading →
Supercomputing 2007 Storage Challenge Finalist (Oct. 1st, 2007)
MPICH2 (Argonne National Laboratory) and mpiBLAST (Virginia Tech) collaborate using the ParaMEDIC framework to land a finalist slot in the SC|07 storage challenge. MPICH2 powers ParaMEDIC (short for Parallel Metadata Environment for Distributed I/O and Computing) allowing it to accelerate mpiBLAST by as much as 25-fold in a distributed I/O and computing environment. For additional information, see the SC07 entry here.