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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Six Talks We Would Recommend from the Hadoop Summit in Dublin

By Bright Staff | May 05, 2016

The Big Data Team at Bright Computing sent a group of inquisitive developers to Hadoop Summit 2016, which took place in Dublin, last month.

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How to build your new Dynamic Datacenter

By Lionel Gibbons | March 23, 2016

Lee Carter's blog post talks about the concept of dynamic datacenters and how they are required to meet the challenge of ever-changing business demands on IT services.

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3 Big Data Trends to Watch in 2016

By Lionel Gibbons | January 20, 2016

In 2015, we saw considerable growth in the usage of big data across a variety of industries, as well as its overall perception. Using big data gives organizations insight into their operations and industry that were unparalleled just a decade ago, and we can count on that growth continuing well into the future. In 2016, we expect the big data movement to continue forward with several changes becoming much more clear in 2016. 

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Mark Sargeant talks about Bright OpenStack for DevOps at Bright Computing

By Rachel Chicken | December 18, 2015

In this video, Mark Sargeant explains how Bright Computing uses the power of OpenStack for our own DevOps environment.

The environment is easily managed by Bright OpenStack, which empowers faster and more efficient development cycles and better utilization of hardware, leading to faster, more effective development process.

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Bright CTO, Martijn de Vries, Talks Containers

By Rachel Chicken | December 11, 2015

In this video, Bright’s Chief Technology Officer talks about containerisation. Martijn explains that Linux container technology for HPC allows better control over resources.

He explains how container technology is also relevant for cloud bursting, because it allows you to create packages of HPC jobs that can be transferred to the cloud for remote processing, making cloud bursting certain workloads a lot easier than it is today.

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CMO, Kristin Hansen gives her personal take on value and innovation in cloud and cluster management

By Rachel Chicken | December 04, 2015

What is our company’s mission and what do we offer our customers? Which markets does Bright serve and what are the industry challenges we address?

In this video, Bright’s Chief Marketing Officer, Kristin Hansen, gives us her take on Bright Computing, the problems that we solve, and the value we offer to our customers.  

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The 3 Biggest Opportunities in HPC

By Ritika Puri | November 10, 2015








“Big data” has changed the world forever. Admittedly, some companies are still trying to figure out what “big data” is — both how to harness it and how to store it. It’s also unclear how, exactly, machine learning fits into this big new “big data” paradigm. While this may seem unclear to some, it’s this ambiguity that creates significant opportunity in the world of high performance computing (HPC).

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EU Official Says Big Data is Here to Stay

By Lionel Gibbons | September 08, 2015

Robert Madelin, a senior EU official, who has a background in big data, believes that it's here to stay and that we can't escape it. As he told EurActiv, "I think data and the free flow of data, which is the goal of the Digital Single Market, is a big new vision.”

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How to get the most out of Hadoop as it continues to evolve

By Lionel Gibbons | August 27, 2015

Hadoop is a name that technologists have been hearing a lot in the past few years, and with good reason. It's one of the rising stars of business technology and will probably impact just about every enterprise in some way.

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