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DDN Joins Global Alliance for Genomics and Health

Jul 22, 2014 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 22 – DataDirect Networks (DDN) has joined the Global Alliance for Genomics and Health, an alliance working to accelerate world-wide efforts to responsibly share and analyze large amounts of genomic and clinical information with the research and healthcare communities. DDN joins more than 200 of the world’s leading research institutions, healthcare providers, information technology Read more…

Cray to Announce Second Quarter 2014 Financial Results on July 29

Jul 22, 2014 |

SEATTLE, Wash., July 22 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. plans to host an investor conference call on Tuesday, July 29 at 1:30 p.m. PDT (4:30 p.m. EDT) to discuss its second quarter 2014 financial results. The call will feature a discussion by senior management followed by a question and answer session. Conference Call Information To Read more…

Mellanox Expands LinkX Family of Cables

Jul 21, 2014 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, July 21 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd., a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, today announced the general availability of Direct Attach Cables (DACs) with colored jackets and colored pull tabs, supporting interconnect speeds of 10, 40 and 56Gb/s for both Ethernet and Read more…

IBM Announces 2014 Second Quarter Results

Jul 18, 2014 |

July 18 — IBM has announced second-quarter 2014 diluted earnings of $4.12 per share, compared with diluted earnings of $2.91 per share in the second quarter of 2013, an increase of 42 percent. Operating (non-GAAP) diluted earnings were $4.32 per share, compared with operating diluted earnings of $3.22 per share in the second quarter of Read more…

AMD Reports 2014 Second Quarter Results

Jul 17, 2014 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 17 – AMD today announced revenue for the second quarter of 2014 of $1.44 billion, operating income of $63 million and net loss of $36 million, or $0.05 per share. Non-GAAP operating income was $67 million and non-GAAP net income, which primarily excludes $49 million of loss from debt redemption in the quarter, Read more…

UChicago Program to Train Data Scientists

Jul 16, 2014 |

July 16 — This summer, 48 fellows from around the world have come to Chicago to tackle these and other missions as part of the 2014 Data Science for Social Good Summer Fellowship, a University of Chicago program dedicated to making a better world through innovative data science projects. For 12 weeks, fellows work with Read more…

Cycle Computing Adds Tim Carroll and Rob Futrick to Management Team

Jul 16, 2014 |

NEW YORK, N.Y., July 16 — Celebrating a year of record-growth, Cycle Computing has added HPC executive and startup veteran Tim Carroll as Vice President of Business Development and Ecosystem; and has also promoted Rob Futrick to Chief Technical Officer (CTO). The buildout of the management team will leverage and accelerate rapid growth of revenue, Read more…

SEL to Utilize SGI System for Research

Jul 16, 2014 |

MILPITAS, Calif. and TOKYO, Japan, July 16 — SGI Japan, Ltd., part of the global trusted leader in high performance computing, SGI, today announced the installation of a new, large-scale system at Semiconductor Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd. (SEL). The system, which will be used to facilitate the research and development of semiconductor technologies, combines SGI’s Read more…

Cray Awarded Contract to Install India’s First XC30 Supercomputer

Jul 16, 2014 |

SEATTLE, Wash., July 16 – Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. today announced the Company has been awarded a contract to provide the Tata Institute for Fundamental Research (TIFR) in Mumbai with a Cray XC30 supercomputer – the first Cray XC30 system in India. TIFR is a multi-disciplinary research and teaching institute, and is also a National Centre Read more…

RMACC Symposium to Focus on Growth in HPC

Jul 16, 2014 |

BOULDER, Colo., July 16 — Both the continuing growth and future of high-performance computing will be the focus for the keynote speakers at the Rocky Mountain Advanced Computing Consortium’s (RMACC) 4th annual High-Performance Computing Symposium, Aug. 12-13 at the University of Colorado Boulder (CU-Boulder). The event, open to the public, will be held at the Read more…