FREMONT, CA (PRWEB)
November 13, 2017
Penguin Computing, provider of high performance computing, enterprise data center and cloud solutions, today announced that more than 11,500 cores of the latest Intel® Xeon® Scalable processor (codenamed: Skylake-SP) will be available in December 2017 on Penguin Computing® On-Demand™ (POD™) HPC cloud. The new POD HPC cloud compute resources use Intel® Xeon® Gold 6148 processors, a cluster-wide Intel® Omni-Path Architecture low-latency fabric and are integrated with Penguin Computing® Scyld Cloud Workstation™ for web-based, remote desktop access into the public HPC cloud service.
“As an HPC cloud provider, we know that it is critical to provide our customers with the latest processor technologies,” said Victor Gregorio, Senior Vice President, Cloud Services, Penguin Computing. “The latest Intel Xeon Scalable processor expansion will provide an ideal compute environment for MPI workloads that can leverage thousands of cores for computation. We have significant customer demand for POD HPC cloud in applicable areas like high-resolution weather forecasting and computational fluid dynamics, including solutions from software partners like ANSYS, Flow Science and CD-adapco.”
“Intel offers a balanced portfolio of HPC optimized components like the Intel Xeon Scalable processor and Intel Omni-Path Architecture, which provides the foundation for researchers and innovators to drive new discoveries and build new products faster than ever before,” said Trish Damkroger, Vice President of technical computing at Intel. “Penguin Computing On-Demand provides an easy and flexible path to access the latest technology so more users can realize the benefits of HPC.”
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