|Founded||California, United States (1984)|
|Headquarters||Lake Forest, California, United States|
Number of locations
|Alex Lesser (Vice president),
Larry Lesser (President),
Janice Lesser (CEO),
Eric Lesser (Director of Operations)
|Products||Computing clouds, supercomputers, big data storage servers|
PSSC Labs is a California-based company that provides supercomputing solutions in the United States and internationally. Its products include "high-performance" servers, clusters, workstations, and RAID storage systems for scientific research, government and military, entertainment content creators, developers, and private clouds. The company has implemented clustering software from NASA Goddard's Beowulf project in its supercomputers designed for bioinformatics, medical imaging, computational chemistry and other scientific applications.
PSSC Labs was founded in 1984 by Larry Lasser. In 1998, it manufactured the Aeneas Supercomputer for Dr. Herbert Hamber of the University of California, Irvine (the physics and astronomy department); it was based on Linux and had a maximum speed of 20.1 Gigaflops.
In 2001, the company developed CBeST, software packages, utilities and custom scripts used to ease the cluster administration process.
In 2007 the company focused on supercomputer development for life sciences researchers and announced its technological solution for full-genome data analysis, including assembly, read mapping, and analysis of large amounts of high-throughput DNA and RNA sequencing data.
In 2008 PSSC Labs designed the Powerserve Quattro I/A 4000 supercomputer for genome sequencing. In 2013 it released CloudOOP Server Platform for Big Data Analytics / Hadoop Server which offers up to 50TB of storage space in just 1RU.
The company Joined Cloudera Partner Program the following year and certified the CloudOOP 12000 in 2014 which is compatible with Cloudera Enterprise 5. In the same year MapR started using CloudOOP 12000 platform for record setting time series data base ingestion rate and the company Joined Hortonworks Partner Program.
In 2015 the company was CloudOOP 12000 certified which is Comaptible with Hortonworks HDP 2.2.
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