Our Nomination for Worst use of HPC: Bots Are Ruining Christmas by Beating Humans to Online Checkouts

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This,according to the following, from MIT Technology Review: Call it the Software Grinch. Entrepreneurial resellers have been using bots to snaffle popular toys ahead of the Christmas rush, so that they can charge massively inflated prices to desperate parents. If you have children of a certain age, chances are that Fingerlings—bright little animals that perch… Read more »

It’s Official: We Just Introduced Our NT-EZ HPC Support Solutions Suite for Seamless Deployment, Operation, and Maintenance!

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If we do say so ourselves, this is a really smart remedy to the classic roadblocks that are either preventing or complicating the transition to high performance computing for many organizations. Our competitors have known about these issues for a LONG time. We are the first ones to come up with a comprehensive solution and… Read more »

Nor-Tech is now an Intel Select Solutions Partner for HPC Simulation

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Nor-Tech was just designated one of only eight Intel Select Solutions Partners. We continue to be very grateful for our wonderful relationship with Intel that has resulted in innovations such as simulationclusters.com– a site for real-time demonstration of the ROI of upgrading from a workstation to an HPC cluster.  The site is a collaboration between… Read more »

Nor-Tech has 2 new advanced NVIDIA certifications…thanks NVIDIA!

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Two shout outs to Nor-Tech staffers and a big thank you to NVIDIA! Nor-Tech’s VP of Engineering Dom Daninger has completed  NVIDIA’s Technical Training for Accelerated Computing and passed 7 required tests. Senior Account Executive Tom Morton has completed NVIDIA’s Sales Training for Accelerated Computing and passed 2 tests. We are also an NVIDIA Preferred… Read more »

Check Out Our New HPC Cluster Support Solutions At SC17

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We will be showing off our brand new NT-EZ suite of cluster solutions at Supercomputing 2017 (SC17) Nov. 13-16 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. NT-EZ is a suite of cost-effective solutions that remove the classic obstacles to high performance computing. These solutions include: • NT-EZ Remote Visualization: Storage access too slow? With NT-EZ… Read more »

Did you know that we offer fully customizable workstations integrated with CAE Applications?

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Our fully customizable Voyageur-branded workstations are integrated with a range of applications such as AutoCAD. These are the most efficient, effective and high performing workstations available. Features include: Purpose Built. Workstations can be tailored to a particular industry or function to optimize productivity and results and reduce time needed to complete tasks. Cost/Performance. While the investment in… Read more »

Nor-Tech’s HPC Clusters for Physics Continue to Help Detect Gravitational Waves

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For the first time, scientists have directly detected gravitational waves—ripples in space and time—in addition to light from the spectacular collision of two neutron stars. This marks the first time that a cosmic event has been viewed in both gravitational waves and light. The discovery was made using the U.S.-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO);… Read more »

Nor-Tech HPC Cluster Research Clients Win 2 Nobel Physics Prizes

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Two of Nor-Tech’s HPC cluster client research projects, the LIGO Gravitational Wave Observation and The IceCube Neutrino Study, were each awarded a Nobel Prize for Physics; LIGO in 2017 (announced last week) and IceCube in 2015. In awarding this year’s prize to The LIGO Gravitational Wave project, the Royal Swedish Academy called the project’s detection… Read more »

Nor-Tech HPC Cluster Client Wins Nobel Prize for LIGO Gravitational Wave Discovery

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This morning, one of our HPC cluster clients won the Nobel Prize for Physics! The project was supported and continues to be supported by Nor-Tech Technology. Rainer Weiss, a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and Kip Thorne and Barry Barish, both of the California Institute of Technology, were awarded the prize for the… Read more »