Olof Barring of CERN to Keynote OCP European Summit 2014

The OCP Foundation is pleased to announce Olof Barring of CERN as one of our featured keynote speakers for the OCP European Summit 2014. Olof Bärring came to CERN in 1987 as a PhD student working on the DELPHI experiment. After completing his PhD in Particle Physics at the Lund University (Sweden) i (...)

Billy Cox of Intel to Keynote OCP European Summit 2014

The OCP Foundation is pleased to announce Billy Cox of Intel as one of our featured keynote speakers for the OCP European Summit 2014. Billy is leading a business group delivering innovative software products ranging from using the platform capabilities to implement a service level objective (SAA), (...)

Announcing the 2014-2015 OCP Project Leads

The Foundation would like to announce that Devashish Paul of IDT and Thomas Sohmers of Rex Computing have agreed to co-lead the newly formed OCP HPC Project. The run-off poll that was issued on 26 August is now closed. We would like to thank all those who voted in the first election as well as those (...)

OCP HPC Seat - Run-Off Vote

The vote for the OCP HPC project lead seat resulted in a tie between Devashish Paul of IDT and Thomas Sohmers of Rex Computing. The Foundation sent out 395 keys and of those 50 people voted. Both Devashish and Thomas received 25 votes each. Because this vote resulted in a tie, the Foundation will o (...)

VMWare Joins Open Compute Project As Gold Member

As many of you already know the Open Compute Project is a community led non profit laser focused on increasing the pace of innovation and removing gratuitous differentiation from the data center. OCP customers and businesses worldwide continue to demand flexible and scalable hardware for the mission (...)