Market Briefing: The Data Center Market

Modern data centers are buildings where computing and telecommunications equipment is located for their common environmental requirements, maintenance and physical security needs. The data center market comprises three main segments: enterprise or inhouse data centers, multi-tenant data centers (including wholesale, colocation, managed and shared hosting data centers) and hyperscale data …

CloudLightning at CLOSER 2017

Dr. Dapeng Dong (UCC) presented two CloudLightning papers at the 7th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science, CLOSER 2017: Separation of Concerns in Heterogeneous Cloud Environments The majority of existing cloud service management frameworks implement tools, APIs, and strategies for managing the lifecycle of cloud applications and/or resources. …

Call for Papers: Recent Trends in Cloud Computing

Scope of the Special Issue Cloud Computing has been widely adopted by academia and industry over the last decade. Moreover, in recent years, many devices have become cloud aware and many services are migrating to the cloud. This evolution reflects the increasing size and diversity of cloud computing infrastructures that …

Drivers and Barriers to Using High Performance Computing in the Cloud

Cloud computing is transforming the utilisation and efficiency of IT infrastructures across all sectors. Enterprises regardless of size can access highly scalable hardware and software resources for the overwhelming majority of IT use cases. In the most part, enterprises and consumers can leverage near real-time on-demand deployment and processing to …

Overview of the HPC Market for Genome Sequencing

This market briefing provides an overview of the high-level market for genomics, its drivers and inhibitors. It discusses genomics in the context of the wider high performance computing (HPC) market and the high performance data analytics and cloud computing market specifically. It ends with a discussion of benefits to genome …

3D Image Rendering Market Briefing

This market briefing introduces 3D image rendering. It provides an overview of the market for HPC solutions and the digital content creation and distribution, in which 3D image rendering is primarily situated. It presents an overview of primary research on the 3D Image Rendering market undertaken in conjunction with Rendicity, …

Global HPC Market Briefing

Estimates of the total HPC market range from US$21bn – US$29.4bn. The HPC market has a number of fundamental assumptions that underlie its economic model, namely: problems of increasing complexity will be identified society will view solving these problems as critical and will value and protect such solutions; and the …