Bright makes it easy to deploy and manage virtual clusters in the Microsoft Azure cloud. We give our customers the ability to easily build a virtual cluster entirely in Azure or to extend an on-premises cluster into Azure for extra capacity.
EBOOK: A Brief Look at Private Clouds
A private cloud offers many of the same benefits that a public cloud does, such as flexibility and scalability, but does it using private IT infrastructure. While public clouds provide services to many different companies, a private cloud is used by only one. This eBook provides a brief look at private clouds and discusses some issues to consider before you deploy.
South African Centre for High Performance Computing Chooses Bright Infrastructure Management Solution
CHPC embarked on a multi-year project to upgrade its entire HPC environment. Their existing estate, comprising four HPC clusters with a combined compute power of approximately 114 Teraflops, were to be enhanced with the edition of a new peta-scale supercomputer.
The UK Met Office’s New HPC System Significantly Improves Productivity of Weather and Climate Data Analysis
The Met Office is a world leading weather forecasting and climate prediction organization that conducts research designed to protect lives and increase prosperity. The institution’s 500 scientists conduct research using data-intensive, high-resolution models to increase forecast accuracy and provide a deeper understanding of climate change.
Why Bright is the Infrastructure Management Solution of Choice at the University of Leicester
The largest use of Univerity of Leicester's HPC service comes from the Science and Engineering departments, but there is significant use in other areas such as Economics, Health Sciences, Genetics, and Cardiovascular Science. Learn why the university selected Bright to manage its campus-wide HPC service.
EBOOK: Containers vs Virtual Machines
In this book, two of Bright’s developers hash out the pros and cons of these competing (and complementary) technologies: Containers and Virtual Machines
European Electronics Company Deploys Dynamic Data Center
This European electronics company has been a long-term user of Bright Cluster Manager, having started with a modest 4 node HPC cluster back in 2013. With hundreds of nodes now in production, Bright is working closely with the company to drive innovation and agility by leveraging Bright’s Big Data and Bright OpenStack solutions.
EBOOK: Data Center Technology for the Life Sciences
In this book, we look at some of the drivers that are causing many life science organizations to upgrade their clustered IT infrastructure.
WEBINAR: Bringing HPC, Big Data and Cloud Together in a Single Management Framework
Containers, public cloud, and private cloud are already widely adopted as compelling deployment models for traditional IT applications and services, but each of these also deserves consideration as a viable option for deploying and managing high-performance, clustered applications and workloads.
WEBINAR: Succeeding With OpenStack (in French)
This webinar offers insight into OpenStack IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) to design a private cloud solution, from a brief introduction to OpenStack to a focus on the essentials of Bright OpenStack, exploring the possibilities offered by this architecture.