||Uk Cloud Company Flexiant helps power the New Pan European Cloud
Pan European standards like GSM have later become standards around the world and help greatly boost European technology companies.
Now the European Commission is formulating plans for a pan-european grid standard that will provide on-demand computing to those that need scale and computing power, but don't necessarily want or need to have it in-house.
||IBM to help China build a city for Cloud Computing
IBM will be one of the companies help China to build a city-sized cloud computing and office complex that will include a mega data center, The entire complex will cover some 6.2 million square feet, with the initial data center space accounting for approximately 646,000 square feet. This allows China to have the economics of scale as well as centralized control while still offering could resources.
||Supercomputers and Medicine
EarthSky had an interesting podcast looking at just one aspect of the emerging bio-informatics and the application of supercomputing in individual genetic mapping and eventual personalized medicine.
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