Clemens Engler

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A Meeting of Minds in Stunning Lugano

By Clemens Engler | April 19, 2017

There are many familiar faces from the HPC world that make the annual trip to the HPC Advisory Council, which takes place each Spring in Switzerland’s Lugano. It’s a popular date in the HPC conference calendar, and the beautiful location is certainly a draw.

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A Look Back at CeBIT and Huawei’s HPC Roundtable

By Clemens Engler | March 27, 2017

I had the pleasure of attending CeBIT in Hannover Germany last week, which, year on year, becomes increasingly business-to-business focused. With more than 200,000 visitors from around the world, this is a monster of a show. 

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A Big “Thumbs Up” for NVidia’s First European GPU Technology Conference

By Clemens Engler | October 06, 2016

I was one of the lucky ones to attend the GPU Technology Conference last week, in Amsterdam. This was NVidia’s first GTC in Europe, and boy was it a success. The event wasn’t even announced until after the US event, and the organisers “conservatively” anticipated 1,000 attendees; 1,700 showed up.

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A postcard from Ter@tec 2016

By Clemens Engler | July 11, 2016

I’ve been at Bright Computing for just over a year now. I remember very clearly that on my second day in 2015, I travelled to France to attend Ter@tec at the Ecole Polytechnique in Palaiseau / Paris.

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Cloud Expo Frankfurt – A Review

By Clemens Engler | December 02, 2015

In 2015 we have been busy expanding our footprint – and our team – in the DACH region. With a growing customer and partner base, we’re pleased with our momentum across Germany, Austria and Switzerland.  So far this year, we have announced customer wins at the CeMM – the Center for Molecular Modelling,  BioMed XGWDG, University of Stuttgart, Vienna’s Scientific Cluster, not to mention many others that haven’t yet been publically announced.

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A Review of the Cloud Computing Event in Germany

By Clemens Engler | September 29, 2015

Two weeks ago, the "CLOUD COMPUTING UND VIRTUALISIERUNG" technology conference 2015 kicked off at the Vogel-IT Akademie in Germany. It was the first in a series of four seminars taking place around Germany over the coming weeks. More than 40 providers and vendors, and over 200 IT managers participated in the first conference in Neuss / Düsseldorf.

This was one of the best cloud conferences I’ve ever attended. The keynotes were excellent and the vendors covered the whole cloud spectrum from network infrastructure, to Platform as a Service (PaaS), public cloud and cloud marketplaces.

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