And then they fight you

We’ve been championing the tightly coupled storage and computing model for a long time. When it was unfashionable, when it was discarded as “this is something you should not do” by others “who knew better”. Now, the ideas, the concepts, the thoughts, the designs and implementations behind it are all around. Joyent’s Manta system is […]

Cray acquires the IP assets and people of Gnodal

We used Gnodal units for the original Lucera system. Very nice devices with a few idiosyncrasies. Gnodal ran into some funding problems earlier this year, and had to find a buyer. Cray grabbed them and a number of the people involved. This is good for Gnodal and Cray. Gnodal has interesting technology. And Cray may […]