Leading Media Group Selected as Premier Partner for GlobusWORLD 2011
SAN DIEGO, CA â€“ March 8, 2011 -- Tabor Communications Inc., (TCI) a leading international media, advertising, and communications company, and publisher of HPCwire and HPC in the Cloud, and Globus, organizers of the 2011 GlobusWORLD Conference, announced today that they have entered into a partnership agreement for 2011.
"We are very excited to be the media partner selected by Globus for GlobusWORLD 2011," said Tom Tabor, CEO of Tabor Communications Inc. "As a company, our team is dedicated to supporting our thousands of readers from the High Performance Computing (HPC) and open source communities who have been following our publications for over 35 years now. Being invited to serve these communities through our communications channels, including events like GlobusWORLD, is an honor and a privilege."
The agreement names HPCwire and HPC in the Cloud as the Premier Media Sponsors for the conference, including full editorial privileges to enable special feature coverage of the latest technologies, solutions, and news taking place in the industry during the conference for their readers. The agreement also allows HPCwire and HPC in the Cloud the opportunity for communications and promotion of the exclusive media relationship in advance of, during, and following the event.
"We are very pleased to be in collaboration with Tabor Communications this year for GlobusWORLD 2011," said Ian Foster, Director of the Computation Institute and Globus co-inventor. "While we have expanded the conference and the Globus technology direction to embrace IT and industry, we remain deeply committed to adhering to the highest standards of professional journalism coverage for our HPC members. TCI was a natural fit given their unparalleled HPC focus and high journalistic quality."
About GlobusWORLD 2011
The GlobusWORLD 2011 Conference series will feature new user success stories as well as updates on Globus development. The Globus team will showcase innovative software-as-a-service capabilities that are the foundation for the next wave of distributed collaborative computation. For more information and to register visit: http://www.globusworld.org/.
Globus is a collaborative software and research community led by a team housed at the Computation Institute (CI), a joint initiative between the University of Chicago and Argonne National Laboratory. Globus contributors span the globe, and include the University of Southern California's Information Sciences Institute, the National Center for Supercomputing Applications, Initiative for Globus in Europe, and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory. Globus is widely known for the Globus Toolkit, open source software for building custom grids, and Globus Online, software-as-a-service for using grid infrastructure.
HPCwire is the most recognized and accessed news and information site covering the entire ecosystem of High Performance Computing (HPC). HPCwire is the publication of choice for the global community of business and technology professionals interested in computationally- and data-intensive computing, including infrastructure topics such as software, middleware, hardware, networking, storage, tools and applications. HPCwire delivers exclusive news and features on topics ranging from business and economic issues to advanced and emerging technologies, in a timely and easily accessible Internet format. With a powerful combination of email distribution and website portal, HPCwire is enjoyed each week by several hundred thousand readers. For additional information and to subscribe, please visit: http://www.HPCwire.com.
About HPC in the Cloud
HPC in the Cloud is the only portal dedicated to covering technical cloud computing in science, industry and the data center. The publication is written to provide technology decision-makers and stakeholders in the High Performance Computing industry (spanning government, industry and academia) with the most accurate and current information on developments happening in the point where cloud computing and HPC intersect. HPC in the Cloud can be found online at http://www.hpcinthecloud.com.
About Tabor Communications, Inc.
Tabor Communications, Inc. is a leading international media, advertising, and communications company that provides solutions, news and information to the High Performance Computing (HPC), cloud, and Information Technology (IT) communities. Tabor Communications companies include Tabor Advertising and Tabor Publications & Events. More information on Tabor Communications can be found at http://www.taborcommunications.com.
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