SGI and FedCentric introduce cutting edge supercomputing power to the biggest and fastest data challenges
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013
WASHINGTON, Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- In data-intensive industries such as manufacturing, media, life sciences and earth sciences, the volume and speed of streaming data that must be analyzed are pushing the boundaries of hardware capabilities. SGI is working on bringing the power of cutting edge supercomputing technology to the toughest data challenges that these industries face every day. Working with FedCentric Technologies, SGI has created a cost efficient commodity high density computing systems to manage high velocity data, in particular to address high-speed detection, processing, and analysis for fraud prevention. This year SGI and FedCentric are working with the U.S. Postal Service to leverage the system to manage the over 4 billion transactions every day and create new capabilities designed to dynamically track mail, enabling expedited shipping, delivery and service.