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  • September 7, 2010 – No Chat (Holiday)

Recent TechCenter Activity

High-Performance Computing (HPC) Blog – A Unified User Interface for the Lustre File System - The Terascala Management Console One of the biggest challenges users cite in deploying and managing Lustre environments is the lack of a comprehensive, unified user interface. For users, Lustre has been historically difficult to manage and deploy due to its large feature set and the command-line interface. Industry-wide, the only exception to this rule is the Terascala Management Console incorporated into the new The Dell | Terascala HPC Storage Solution. You can download a demo version of the Management Console at

Featured Video of the Week – VMworld Session Preview with Andrew Gilman. Last week at Tech Summit, Andrew Gilman was kind enough to talk to us about his upcoming session at VMworld 2010. Andrew's session is titled “Virtual Desktop Considerations with 10GbE, Solid State Disk Drives and vStorage Enhanced Deployments.” The session ID is SP9761 and will be held on September 1 at 1:30 p.m.

Blog – VMworld 2010 vStorage API and Heavyweight Challenge sessions. The highlight of the day was in the Super Heavyweight Storage Challenge session. This session, which opened to 'It's the Final Countdown" music was moderated by Mike Laverick. It was a showdown between Chad Sakac from EMC, Vaughn Stewart from NetApp, Adam Carter from HP, and our very own Eric Schott here at Dell.

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