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 November 19, 2010



Midwest Academic & Resilience Cloud Computing Consortium (MARC³)

Date/Time: Friday November 19, 2010 at 8:00 am to 11:30 a.m. (detail below)


Event: SGI Workshop: Manufacturer's Applications of Cloud Computing Environments

Program: http://www.oakton.edu/user/~somplski/cloud/occnov19.html


Event Sponsors: Oakton Community College, Workforce Board of Northern Cook County

http://www.oakton.edu/  http://www.workforceboard.org/

HOST: Oakton Community College (Robert Sompolski
Dean of Mathematics and Technologies)

RSVP to John.Jones@Thesecurityboard.org (phone 773-286-0699)



Oakton Community College - Skokie Campus
7701 N. Lincoln Ave., Skokie, IL 60077

Room C140



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8:00 – 8:30 am Networking and Registration

8:30 – 8:45 am Welcome Remarks & Introductions

8:45 – 11:15 am Presentation & Discussion

11:30 – 11:45 am Next Steps & Closing Remarks




Patrick Yantz, Sr. Director, ICE Cube Engineering    



Specific Discussion areas:


          Manufacturing Applications for High Performance Computing (HPC)

          Containerized HPC for Manufacturing Center Of Excellence

          Data Center Powered by Green Technology

          ICE Production ready Cluster

Altix UV world’s largest shared memory systems

Rackable Build to Order model for optimum customer configurations

Storage offerings including Copan for persistent data storage

          Data Migration Facility and Live Arc for managing data


Container products for rapid deployment of data centers with industry leading energy efficiency

Cloud offerings

            Cloud offerings for Technical computing (internal systems)

            Containerized, modular data center designed to augment data center needs

            Goal is to address the needs of customers who want to increase compute capacity in a modular approach at a lower cost


The Ecological Data Center

SGI offerings

SGI customers



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