Bright Computing and Advanced HPC Sign Reseller Agreement for Bright Cluster Manager


Advanced HPC to offer turn-key HPC systems pre-installed with Bright Cluster Manager for improved system management and increased performance.

By Bright Staff | Oct 3, 2010 3:00:00 PM |



San Jose, California — Bright Computing, a leader in cluster management software for high-performance computing (HPC), and Advanced HPC, a systems integrator, have entered into an agreement enabling Advanced HPC to deliver Bright Cluster Manager® software pre-installed on their HPC platforms and Linux clusters.

Advanced HPC customers will benefit from the industry's most efficient system management solution. Purpose-built for rapid system configuration and testing, comprehensive management, and system monitoring, Bright Cluster Manager makes the management of multiple, complex systems easy, and frees up computing resources to perform useful work.

"Advanced HPC's customers trust us to provide them with Best of Breed Technology, and expect advanced features at competitive prices," said Joe Lipman, VP of Sales at Advanced HPC. "As such, we constantly evaluate new software solutions to ensure that we are ahead of the curve and leading with the industry's best. We are excited by the results of our Bright Cluster Manager evaluation: it has by far outperformed the competition, and has given us the opportunity to offer an advanced feature set above and beyond our previous software options."

Lipman continues: "Bright is also intuitive and easy to use. Its light weight allows clusters to perform at their peak potential, thus maximizing our customers' return on their investments. And, it's hands-down the best GPGPU management software out there. To let people realize for themselves the full potential of this product, we are offering a free, 30-day trial for the remainder of the year."

"The Advanced HPC team applies their deep and broad understanding of high performance computing to deliver the right systems to meet the needs of their customers," said Mark Corcoran, Director of Sales at Bright Computing. "This ability, the systems they put together, and Bright Cluster Manager combine to deliver best-in-class solution for the most challenging computing requirements."

About Bright Computing

Bright Computing is a specialist in cluster management software and services for high-performance computing (HPC). Its flagship product — Bright Cluster Manager — with its intuitive graphical user interface and powerful cluster management shell, makes clusters of any size easy to install, use and manage, including systems combining Intel/AMD processors with GPGPU technology. Bright's minimal footprint enables HPC systems to be utilized to their maximum potential, from departmental clusters to Top500 systems. Bright Cluster Manager is the cluster management solution of choice for many research institutes, universities, and companies across the world, including several Top500 installations. Bright Computing has its head office in San Jose, California.

About Advanced HPC

Advanced HPC is a provider of HPC platforms and Linux clusters. Their product scope spans Linux cluster solutions, high-performance servers and workstations, disk storage products such as Storage Area Networks (SAN), Network Attached Storage (NAS), and Direct Attached Storage (DAS), tape backup solutions from external tape drive to enterprise-class libraries, disk-to-disk-to-tape solutions and data deduplication solutions, backup software and virtualization solutions. Advanced HPC's team has over 50 years of experience in the technology industry and their staff includes industry veterans in sales, customer service and production to ensure that customers get the best solution to fit their needs.

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Bright Computing, Inc.
Mr. Mark Blessing
2880 Zanker Road, Suite 203
San Jose, CA 95134
Tel: +1 781 910 2065