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Primeur weekly 2011-08-15

Desktop Grids

DistrRTgen added to BOINC project list ...

Infinispan 5.0 offers more than 45 new features ...

The Cloud

S&S Worldwide boosts sales by 75 percent with IBM Smarter Commerce software in the Cloud ...

Citrix extends desktop virtualization leadership with acquisition of RingCube ...

EuroFlash

Altair announces keynote presenters of 5th European HyperWorks Technology Conference ...

1st International IRISC Workshop to issue Call for Participation ...

Nottingham scientists pioneer new method for nanoribbon production ...

When atoms are surfing on optical waves ...

The diamond's quantum memory ...

USFlash

Addonics announces 5-Port HPM-XU port multiplier with eSATA/USB 3.0 connections and a family of RAID tower storage solutions ...

IBM terminates Blue Waters contract ...

Steve Scott to leave Cray ...

SDSC readying 'Gordon' supercomputer for pre-production trials this month ...

'Data Motion Metric' needed for supercomputer rankings, according to SDSC's Snavely ...

Platform Computing recognized for second consecutive year at International Business Awards ...

Supercomputer boosts research power, data support available at WKU facility ...

GNS Healthcare announces collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb ...

IBM raises bar, records highest ever TPC-C benchmark for x86 servers ...

Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g delivers record setting performance for 2-processor system on SPECjEnterprise2010 benchmark ...

Oracle Solaris 11 Express available on Oracle Exadata Database Machines ...

MOSAID files suit on computer networking patents ...

Emerson Network Power first to earn EAL2+ Common Criteria certification for secure KVM switch series ...

Fusion-io to acquire IO Turbine ...

Caltech-led engineers solve longstanding problem in photonic chip technology ...

NIST physicists 'entangle' 2 atoms using microwaves for the first time ...

Designing diamond circuits for extreme environments ...

Tufts computer engineer wins national award for research ...

Berkeley Lab researchers develop technique for dynamically controlling plasmonic airy beams ...

Infinispan 5.0 offers more than 45 new features

9 Aug 2011 Raleigh - Infinispan Version 5.0 of the open source Infinispan Grid computing platform, code-named Pagoa, has been released. Following six months of development and eight release candidates, the latest version contains over 30 bug fixes and more than 45 new functions; these include a new rehash scheme, support for virtual nodes and a recovery mode following transaction failures. Infinispan 5.0 also now supports the Spring, CDI and OSGi programming models.

Infinispan can be used to construct data Grids on the latest multi-processor and multi-core architectures. At the heart of the Java-based application is a JSR-107 compatible cache interface, which can be optionally backed by a peer-to-peer network architecture. According to the project's roadmap, future versions will be able to be used in conjunction with C, PHP or Python via a language-independent server module, rather than just with Java.

Infinispan 5.0 is available to download from the JBoss Community web site; updated documentation for the Grid platform is provided. Infinispan is licensed under the LGPL 2.1.
Source: JBoss Community

Back to Table of contents

Primeur weekly 2011-08-15

Desktop Grids

DistrRTgen added to BOINC project list ...

Infinispan 5.0 offers more than 45 new features ...

The Cloud

S&S Worldwide boosts sales by 75 percent with IBM Smarter Commerce software in the Cloud ...

Citrix extends desktop virtualization leadership with acquisition of RingCube ...

EuroFlash

Altair announces keynote presenters of 5th European HyperWorks Technology Conference ...

1st International IRISC Workshop to issue Call for Participation ...

Nottingham scientists pioneer new method for nanoribbon production ...

When atoms are surfing on optical waves ...

The diamond's quantum memory ...

USFlash

Addonics announces 5-Port HPM-XU port multiplier with eSATA/USB 3.0 connections and a family of RAID tower storage solutions ...

IBM terminates Blue Waters contract ...

Steve Scott to leave Cray ...

SDSC readying 'Gordon' supercomputer for pre-production trials this month ...

'Data Motion Metric' needed for supercomputer rankings, according to SDSC's Snavely ...

Platform Computing recognized for second consecutive year at International Business Awards ...

Supercomputer boosts research power, data support available at WKU facility ...

GNS Healthcare announces collaboration with Bristol-Myers Squibb ...

IBM raises bar, records highest ever TPC-C benchmark for x86 servers ...

Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g delivers record setting performance for 2-processor system on SPECjEnterprise2010 benchmark ...

Oracle Solaris 11 Express available on Oracle Exadata Database Machines ...

MOSAID files suit on computer networking patents ...

Emerson Network Power first to earn EAL2+ Common Criteria certification for secure KVM switch series ...

Fusion-io to acquire IO Turbine ...

Caltech-led engineers solve longstanding problem in photonic chip technology ...

NIST physicists 'entangle' 2 atoms using microwaves for the first time ...

Designing diamond circuits for extreme environments ...

Tufts computer engineer wins national award for research ...

Berkeley Lab researchers develop technique for dynamically controlling plasmonic airy beams ...