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.
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.
University of Exeter Enhances its Clustered Infrastructure
A Research Fellow from the University of Exeter’s campus in Penryn approached Bright to discuss planning and re-vamping an old cluster within their college. This old cluster comprised of a mixed variety of servers and hardware, at all stages of lifecycle.
EURO/CFD Selects Bright Computing for High Performance Infrastructure Management Solution
By selecting Bright’s HPC infrastructure management technology, EURO/CFD benefitted immediately from Bright Cluster Manager’s advanced configuration and automation, which enabled the installation and deployment of the new Linux environment to be rapid and pain free.
Dana Holding Corporation Utilizes Vendor-Agnostic Cluster Management Tool To Remain Focused on Driving Product Innovation
Dana Holding Corporation is an American worldwide supplier of driveline, sealing, and thermal-management technologies for passenger vehicle, commercial truck, and off-highway equipment markets. The Ohio-based automotive supplier is on a mission to innovate – with a focus on developing advanced designs for driveline, sealing, and thermal-management products.
An Italian Job – Ensuring the SNS HPC Environment Runs Effortlessly
The Computational Chemistry Research Group is part of Scuola Normale Superiore and is led by Professor Vincenzo Barone. The HPC environment that runs the Computational Chemistry Research Group’s projects is complex, with over 100 servers and multiple architectures. This case study discusses how a team of three people manage it; taking care of installation, management and maintenance.
Elastic High Performance Computing in the Cloud at the Geneva Finance Research Institute
This case study focuses on cluster management decisions the Geneva Finance Research Institute faced and why they turned to ProfitBricks and Bright Computing for a solution.
Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies uses Bright Cluster Manager for new Cores on Demand Infrastructure as a Service Product Offering
Phoenix Analysis & Design Technologies (PADT) established a new Cores on Demand infrastructure as a service (IAAS) product offering in response to its customers’ need for a more affordable way to gain access to the compute power needed for these massive modeling efforts. This case study describes why PADT chose Bright Cluster Manager to manage this service.
Van Andel Institute Integrates Traditional Grid and Cluster Computing with Cloud Computing using Bright Cluster Manager
THis study describes how Bright OpenStack lets the Van Andel Institute manage both high-performance compute (HPC) grid and cluster computing and cloud computing within the same infrastructure, greatly reducing the labor and effort needed for management and change control.