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IBM to Build 3 Petaflop Supercomputer for Germany

On behalf of the Bavarian Academy of Science, IBM will build what may be the world's most powerful supercomputer.

Oracle Challenges IBM With 'Sparc Supercluster'

Oracle on Thursday stepped up its efforts to rebuild Sun's hardware business, announcing a high-performance clustered database system that could turn up the...

IBM Cloud Patching System Highlights Virtualization Research

IBM virtualization research projects target patching in the cloud, power costs and nested virtualization.

Microsoft Quietly Invests in IBM Emulator TurboHercules

The freshly Microsoft-funded TurboHercules offers an emulator to run IBM mainframe OSes on x86 servers.

Inside the Labs at Microsoft, HP and IBM

At Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard and IBM, investment in research and development is a reflection of corporate culture. This three-part piece examines the different approaches by each.

Netflix Turns From Oracle, IBM to Amazon to Save Cash

Netflix turned to Amazon Web Services to save money compared to running Oracle software and IBM machines, according to its cloud architect.

IBM Tops Green500 List

GPU-based machines rank high in the latest Green500 compilation of the world's most energy-efficient supercomputers.

IBM Launches Cloud Computing Lab

IBM has launched a cloud computing lab in the UK to help its business partners enable their technologies with cloud capabilities.

Researchers Turn to Data Analytics Tools to Help Stroke Victims

Researchers are turning to data analytics techniques to more quickly spot symptoms of a potentially fatal complication that can develop in patients who have suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm.

IBM Uses 'Virtual Doorman' to Lock Down Cloud Computing

IBM is now selling a Virtual Protection System that can spot malware in virtualized software environments.