The Dell Precision workstation offers a dual chassis design that supports an Intel Xeon processor with Hyper-Threading technology and dual-channel ECC DDR 266 system memory. It also has workstation-tuned E7505 chipset with AGP 8x Pro support.
The IBM IntelliStation is a dual AMD Opteron 64-bit processor that supports up to 16 GB of RAM, 584 GB of disk space, 64-bit 133 MHz PCI-X slot and four 64-bit 100 MHz PCI-X slots. The system is cooled via a trio of temperature controlled fans powered by the 530 watt power supply.
The IBM eServer family offers a memory up to 512 GB and disk drives up to 1374. The systems can run either AIX or OS/400 operating systems. There is an integrated Ethernet LAN and disk controllers.
Algorithmic contributions of Richard M. Karp Bill Weaver During an April award ceremony in Philadelphia, the Franklin Institute awarded the 2004 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive science to Richard M. Karp for
According to a press release from the company, Palisade "is committed to developing the world's most robust, innovative, and comprehensive risk and decision analysis software solutions and training services." Although they have a ways to go with their StatTools statistical toolbox add-on to Excel, the analyst will find much to appreciate.
A look at screen capture and clipboard expansion utilities John R. Joyce, Ph.D. With the continuing evolution of Microsoft Windows and the functionality that it contains, I felt it was time to revisit some of the system utilities that are currently available. With all of the hype coming out of
The shrimp dance lightly Randy C. Hice I like to jolt people awake during my speaking engagements. My favorite device for doing this is card scaling. If that term is unfamiliar, it is magician-speak for throwing playing cards. When people start to doze
The MathWorks' continued support of the Cornell University RoboCup team, in the 2004 RoboCup competition, took place June 27-July 5, in Lisbon, Portugal. Four-time winners of the competition, the Cornell University team has used MATLAB, the Company's industry leading technical computing software, to address
The British Museum has installed a new state-of-the-art 3-D immersive virtual reality theater provided by Fakespace Systems Inc. The stereoscopic visualization system is the centerpiece for a new exhibition titled, "Mummy: The Inside Story," that takes visitors through an extraordinary virtual reality presentation where they will be able to experience the "virtual unwrapping" and exploration of the 3,000 year old untouched body of Nesperennub, a priest from the temple of Khons who lived in.
The Cray X1 system is available with up to 52.4 trillion calculations per second (teraflops) of peak computing power and 65.5 terabytes of memory. The new product features ultra-fast (12.
The NEC Express5800/320Lb-R. The 320Lb server, also available in a tower model, utilizes redundant blade-like modules (1U) to provide continuous availability and data integrity in the smallest footprint ever released for Fault Tolerant technology.
XD1 High Performance Computing System combines interconnect, management, and reconfigurable computing technologies with AMD Opteron processors for performance, reliability, and usability.
Evolocity II is a next generation cluster design with 0.8U nodes, which allows 100 CPUs to fit into a standard 42U rack a 20 percent density improvement over 1U nodes. Its vertical design allows for more airflow and improved heat dissipation within each node.
The xw4100 uses the Intel 875P high-performance chipset and it includes Intel Performance Acceleration Technology for enhanced system performance due to reduced memory access latencies.
Clarity Chromatography Station 2.3 chromatography software is designed for data acquisition, processing and evaluation from any commercially available gas/liquid chromatograph with standard analog output. Operational on any 32-bit Windows system (98, Me, NT, 2000, XP), the software enables users to acquire