Bright Computing Wins Intel Cluster Ready "Pathfinder" Award


By Bright Staff | Nov 11, 2012 3:00:00 PM |



Salt Lake City, Utah — Bright Computing today announced it has won the Intel® Cluster Ready Pathfinder Award. Recognized at the annual Intel Cluster Ready Partner Appreciation Breakfast held during the Supercomputing ’12 conference, Bright earned the honor based on the company’s contributions to the advancement of high performance computing (HPC).

Bright Computing was recognized for leading the development of Intel Cluster Ready Reference Designs for the E5 family of products, and for working with OEMs and integrators to make Intel Cluster Ready-compliant E5-based products available. Bright was also recognized for its integration of Intel Cluster Ready into Bright Cluster Manager®, and for making it part of the standard cluster build. David Maples, SVP of Sales for Bright Computing, accepted the award on behalf of the company.

Bright Computing is demonstrating Bright Cluster Manager’s support for Intel Xeon Phi Coprocessors at the conference. Bright makes it easy to configure, use and manage Intel’s new coprocessor that speeds parallel application performance in clusters, while leveraging existing programming tools and methods.

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Bright Computing is transforming the way clusters are managed in the modern data center. Founded in 2009, Bright’s award winning cluster management software lets users monitor and build clusters of any size that are easy to provision, operate, monitor, manage, and scale. Bright partners include Amazon, Cisco, Cray and Dell. Customers include Boeing, NASA, Roche, Stanford University and the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Bright’s technology is running in over 500 data centers all over the globe. Bright has been recognized as a Red Herring Top 100 company and a Deloitte Rising Star winner, and was named Bio-IT World’s “Best of Show.”

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