Cheap servers, bigger bandwidth drive grid

Cheap servers, bigger bandwidth drive grid

Grid computing has been around for more than a decade, so why’s it such a hot topic now? A number...

March 16th, 2005 Michael Martin

Chief marketing officer, Sun Microsystems Inc.

Chief marketing officer, Sun Microsystems Inc.

Sun Microsystems Inc. will announce a series of initiatives later today at its quarterly Network Computing Web event including a...

January 31st, 2005 Chris Conrath

Sun to unveil new Grid group, products on Tuesday

Sun to unveil new Grid group, products on Tuesday

Sun Microsystems Inc.has formed a new business unit chartered with developing a line of grid computing products that the company...

January 30th, 2005 Robert McMillan

Grid vendors look for interoperability with new consortium

Grid vendors look for interoperability with new consortium

Some of the IT industry’s heavyweight vendors have formed a consortium in an effort to drive the adoption of grid...

April 19th, 2004 Allison Taylor

Grid computing at early adoption stage

Grid computing at early adoption stage

Despite its shining promise for establishing elegant, integrated and cost-effective distributed environments, grid computing has yet to win over skeptical...

March 31st, 2004 Ed Scannell

Schwab

Schwab

Charles Schwab & Co. in December went live with a Linux-based grid computing system in an effort to speed up...

March 31st, 2004 Ed Scannell

Germany unveils plans for national computing grid

Germany unveils plans for national computing grid

The German government will officially launch D-Grid, an initiative to promote a grid-based communication framework for scientific research in Germany,...

March 9th, 2004 Peter Sayer

Web services and grid standards converge

Web services and grid standards converge

IBM Corp. and several other vendors recently unveiled three specifications intended to converge Web services and grid computing. Introduced at...

February 5th, 2004 Paul Krill InfoWorld U.S. Online

Schwab deploys Linux-based grid

Schwab deploys Linux-based grid

Charles Schwab & Co. last month went live with a Linux-based grid computing system in an effort to speed up...

January 4th, 2004 Lucas Mearian