Blog – Cloud

Message from the CTO: The Future of Cloud

Author:  David Jackson, CTO, Adaptive Computing David has been a pioneer of HPC, grid, and cloud solutions. He was just awarded his 80th patent on cloud management, cloud bursting, and cloud brokering. Cloud is everywhere…It is pervasive and it is rapidly changing both our professional and personal lives. For IT professionals, instant access to remote […]

Adaptive Computing: A Year in Review

It has been quite a year at Adaptive Computing! We hosted another successful MoabCon, attended SC14 and learned more on why #HPCMatters, and introduced the Beta release of Moab 8.1. The Moab HPC Suite – Enterprise Edition (Moab 8.1) boosts elastic computing, and provides updates to the next-gen admin portal: Viewpoint. We’re continuing to help customers […]

Time for HPC to Take it’s Rightful Place in the Datacenter

In May 2011 I moved my family to a sleepy little town in Utah called Provo. Utah is far different than sunny Southern California where I had lived my whole life. I started working for this hot little Cloud Management Platform (CMP) company called Adaptive Computing. Adaptive Computing was a little different from the Hi-Tech […]

What’s Pushing Technology Boundaries in 2015?

As we approach 2015, I find it an exciting time to be in tech. For more than two decades, I’ve experienced a lot in my career — the birth of VoIP, Wi-Fi, high-speed Internet Access, Cloud, Big Data and many others. But for some reason, I’m more excited about technology then I’ve been in a long […]

What Doesn’t Need to be Said When Moving Forward

Looming over the skiing village of Kleine Scheidegg on the northern edge of the Swiss Alps is an iconic mountain of brittle limestone covered with snow and ice and blasted by the wind of oft-occurring ferocious storms. The Eiger is a legendary climbing destination that has seen triumph and tragedy, heroism and heartbreak, daring feats […]

Moab Accounting Manager: Better Than Gold

Adaptive Computing has been an industry leader in providing resource usage showback and chargeback capabilities for High Performance Computing — initially with Gold Allocation Manager, and now with Moab Accounting Manager. With experience gained from the needs of HPC customers while pioneering the usage of Gold Allocation Manager, significant improvements were made in Moab Accounting […]

Announcing the Beta Release of Moab 8.1

This entry is part of 7 in the series Adaptive Computing at SC14

This entry is part of 7 in the series Adaptive Computing at SC14We’re proud to announce the beta release of Moab HPC Suite – Enterprise Edition (Moab 8.1) at the SC14 conference in New Orleans. The Adaptive Computing team is providing sneak peek demos of Moab 8.1, Viewpoint admin portal, elastic computing functionality and advancements […]

Empowering Girls in STEM Part II

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Women in STEM

This entry is part 1 of 2 in the series Women in STEMWe’ve come a long way as women. We can vote. We can wear pants. We can do pretty much whatever we want. Women in the United States have many freedoms and opportunities that those who came before us were not afforded. Why then, […]

#MoabMatters at the Adaptive Computing Theater

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Adaptive Computing at SC14

This entry is part 4 of 7 in the series Adaptive Computing at SC14Learn from the world’s largest supercomputing centers in academic, government, and commercial sector in the Adaptive Computing Theater at SC14. Get insights from individuals from Georgia Tech, HP, Lenovo, DOW Agro Sciences, Cray, and more! View the full Adaptive SC14 theater schedule below: […]

A Tale of Two Algorithms

Here’s a scenario that anybody who lives with other people will understand well. It’s late at night and the house is quiet. All its inhabitants are sleeping peacefully in their beds. Imagine yourself coming home from a late night, starving for food and needing a shower. Now you’re faced with a choice. You might (selfishly? […]