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Microsoft acquires Cycle Computing to accelerate users' movement to cloud

Cycle Computing makes optimizing Hybrid HPC workloads easier

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

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on Monday announced the of Cycle Computing, which will help make it easier for Azure customers to use (HPC) and other Big Computing capabilities in the and help them accelerate their movement to the

can now leverage its expertise in extending and migrating and Windows based HPC jobs to the by acquiring

Azure has a massive global footprint and more than any other major cloud provider. It also has powerful infrastructure, Infini Band support for fast networking and state-of-the-art GPU capabilities.

makes optimizing Hybrid HPC workloads easier and the process of bursting or migrating HPC clusters to the cloud more productive. It offers tools that help companies orchestrate and manage large scale compute jobs across hybrid environments.

The cloud is quickly changing the world of Big Compute, giving customers the on-demand power and infrastructure necessary to run massive workloads at scale without the overhead.

As customers continue to look for faster, more efficient ways to run their workloads, depth and expertise around massively scalable applications make them a great fit for Microsoft's larger objective.

First Published: Mon, August 21 2017. 16:22 IST