TABB Group Partner Bob Iati discusses high performance computing's impact on server growth in Tabb Group's Chart of the Month.
*Sell side institutions are striving to create a smaller footprint in their data centers.
*Nearly two thirds of all data centers are dedicated to HPC and that number is increasing rapidly.
*Forty five percent of institutions cite increased volumes or advanced trading as the main change agents for server infrastructure.
*Performance is the number one criterion for server replacement, as speed and complex routing strategies are growing even more critical.