The view from the top of IT with TechWorld Editor Rohan Pearce
Addressing the growing market for tools that handle very large data sets, Microsoft has released a beta set of technologies, called Dryad, to manage and analyze large amounts of information across a cluster of Windows Servers.
By Joab Jackson | 21 December, 2010 06:09
French hosting company ViFiB thinks it can save on expensive data center space by placing its servers in homes and offices with broadband Internet access, putting it somewhere between cloud computing services such as Amazon Web Services and distributed computing projects such as SETI@home.
By Peter Sayer | 15 June, 2010 05:11
Contribute to projects including the LHC, climate forecasting, projects that benefit humanity, target disease cures and more.
By Bob Brown | 25 November, 2009 12:03