Scaling up processing beyond the firewall
Corporations from many sectors have learned that grids within organizations or departments can not only increase processing capabilities, but also cut operational costs. Execution management solutions such as Sun Grid Engine or Platform LSF, as well as products from DataSynapse, United Devices or Cluster Resources, integrate with data access and data caching solutions. Together they can form an architecture capable of speeding up applications several-fold, by distributing the data and workload among the IT resources inside a company.
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