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Liquid Computing Wins HPCwire Award
Los Altos, CA; Ottawa, Canada (PRWEB) November 14, 2006
Liquid Computing Inc., a developer of a new class of scalable computing system, today announced that it has received an Editor’s Choice Award from HPCwire. The award recognized Liquid Computing’s Interconnect Driven Server, LiquidIQ, as the Most Significant New HPC (High Performance Computing) Hardware Product or Technology in 2006.
“The HPCwire Editor’s Choice award reflects the collective voice of seasoned HPC community veterans and is recognition of organizations that are perceived to be changing the HPC industry,” said Mike Bernhardt, associate publisher, HPCwire. “Liquid Computing is a company that hasn’t just looked outside the box; they’re looking at a different box entirely. This award for Liquid Computing is quite fitting and recognizes the new path this exciting company is taking.”
Since 2003, Liquid Computing has taken best practices from the telecom sector to develop a new class of server. The LiquidIQ Interconnect Driven Server is designed to eliminate the communication and control bottlenecks that are pervasive in datacenters and carrier offices today. The server converges computing, networking and broadband technologies into one system fundamentally changing the underlying form, function and economics of scalable system deployment.
“Three years ago we set out to bring disruptive change to the computing industry with a new approach to scalable computing,” said Brian Hurley, CEO and President of Liquid Computing. “Receiving this award from our peers at HPCwire further validates that our innovative approach will revolutionize how scalable computing is implemented.”
HPCwire’s yearly Editor’s Choice Awards are determined by a survey of industry experts in the HPC ecosystem. Published by Tabor Communications, HPCwire is the most recognized and accessed news and information site covering the entire ecosystem of High Productivity Computing. HPCwire is the publication of choice for the global community of business and technology professionals interested in computationally- and data-intensive computing, including infrastructure topics such as software, middleware, hardware, networking, storage, tools and applications.
About Liquid Computing
Liquid Computing Inc. is first to deliver a new class of computer system called LiquidIQ to meet the needs of scalable computing users within Enterprise High Performance Computing and Software as a Service markets. LiquidIQ is the world’s first Interconnect Driven Server that delivers a set of managed computing and communications resources. It can be configured with software commands into one or several cluster configurations, shared memory or cache coherent server regions at best life-cycle economics and uncompromising performance, scalability and availability. For more information visit http://www.liquidcomputing.com.
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