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HPE Reports Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Results

Mar 4, 2016 |

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 4 — Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has announced financial results for its fiscal 2016 first quarter, ended January 31, 2016. First quarter net revenue of $12.7 billion was down 3% from the prior-year period and up 4% on a constant currency basis. First quarter GAAP diluted net earnings per share (EPS) was $0.15, down Read more…

TE Connectivity Signs Enterprise License Agreement With ANSYS

Mar 3, 2016 |

PITTSBURGH, Penn., March 3 — TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity, entered into an enterprise license agreement to leverage ANSYS‘ (NASDAQ: ANSS) engineering simulation software. This enterprise license agreement – which provides broad access to the ANSYS portfolio – enables TE to solve the industry’s most challenging multiphysics problems and to provide its customers with Read more…

Bright Computing Announces Partnership With Alineos

Mar 2, 2016 |

March 2 — Today, Bright Computing, the leading provider of hardware-agnostic cluster and cloud management software, announced a partnership with France-based high performance computing (HPC) specialist, Alineos. Alineos, an HPC pioneer in France since 2000, supports its customers’ desire to innovate and compete in the fast-paced HPC market. Alineos provides turnkey solutions that integrate the latest Read more…

Monash University and NVIDIA Southeast Asia Technology Centre Collaborate

Mar 2, 2016 |

March 2 — Monash University has demonstrated its commitment to take Australasian discoveries to the world. After years of successful collaboration with NVIDIA, the relationship has been formalised with Monash University becoming the first spoke of the NVIDIA Technology Centre Asia Pacific – whose hub is in Singapore. The NVIDIA Southeast Asia Technology Centre is based Read more…

Mellanox Joins RISC-V Foundation as a Platinum Founding Sponsor

Mar 2, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 2 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end intelligent interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced today that it has joined the RISC-V foundation as a Founding Platinum Sponsor. The RISC-V foundation promotes the open RISC-V instruction set architecture and associated hardware Read more…

Mellanox Delivers Next Generation Network Processor to Key Telco Customers

Mar 1, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, March 1 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data center servers and storage systems, announced today that its next generation network processor, the NPS-400, is now sampling and has been shipped to strategic customers. In addition Mellanox announced that ZTE has selected NPS-400 for its new line Read more…

Cray Appoints Fred Kohout as Chief Marketing Officer

Feb 29, 2016 |

SEATTLE, Wash., Feb. 29 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) today announced the appointment of Fred Kohout to the position of chief marketing officer. Kohout will be responsible for leading Cray’s marketing efforts globally, and will oversee the development and execution of the Company’s strategic marketing programs, business development initiatives and partnerships. With Read more…

IBM Joins EnterpriseHPC’16 as Sponsor

Feb 29, 2016 |

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Feb. 29 — EnterpriseHPC’16, the market-leading, live hosted summit dedicated to exploring the emergence of advanced scale computing in commercial settings, today announced that IBM has joined the summit as a sponsor. EnterpriseHPC’16, scheduled for March 20-22, 2016 at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California, will once again host executives Read more…

Colovore and Exxact Partner to Deliver Scalable HPC Infrastructure Solutions

Feb 29, 2016 |

Feb. 29 — Colovore, Silicon Valley’s leader in high-density colocation services, and Exxact Corporation, a leading provider of innovative HPC computing platforms, have partnered to deliver a full end-to-end deployment solution for power-dense, high-performance IT infrastructure. The partnership allows for companies deploying HPC, Big Data, and Private/Hybrid Cloud platforms to design, develop, and provision their Read more…

EMC Joins EnterpriseHPC’16 as a Sponsor

Feb 26, 2016 |

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Feb. 26 — The EnterpriseHPC’16 summit, the market-leading live hosted summit dedicated to exploring the emergence of advanced scale computing in commercial settings, today announced that EMC has joined the summit as a Sponsor. EnterpriseHPC’16, scheduled for March 20-22, 2016 at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, California, will once again host Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Feb 25, 2016 |

Here at HPCwire, we aim to keep the HPC community apprised of the most relevant and interesting news items that get tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are presented below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Jack Dongarra at HPC-TS: "My smartphone is faster than the world's fastest computer in the mid 80s" Read more…

ANSYS Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2015 Results

Feb 25, 2016 |

PITTSBURGH, Penn., Feb. 25 — ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSS) today reported fourth quarter and FY 2015 GAAP revenue growth of 4% and 8%, respectively, and non-GAAP revenue growth of 4% and 7%, respectively, all in constant currency.  Recurring revenue, which is comprised of lease license and annual maintenance revenue, totaled 70% of non-GAAP revenue for Read more…

Asetek Reports Fourth Quarter 2015 Financial Results

Feb 24, 2016 |

Feb. 24 — Asetek reported total revenue of $12.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, reflecting growth of 173% over the same period of 2014 ($4.6 million). Total revenue in 2015 was $36.0 million, an increase of 73% over 2014 ($20.8 million). The increases reflect growth in shipments of the desktop segment’s do-it-yourself (“DIY”) Read more…

New HPC Market Report Released by Reportlinker

Feb 24, 2016 |

NEW YORK, N.Y., Feb. 24 — The HPC market is expected to grow at a CAGR of 5.45% during 2015-2020. The emergence of big data has increased the demand for systems that can handle data intensive workload. HPC clusters are systems that can easily handle vast amount of data and extensively support high performance data analysis. The Read more…

Liz King of SGI Recognized as 2016 CRN Channel Chief

Feb 23, 2016 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Feb. 23 — SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, announced today that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Liz King, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales, to its prestigious list of 2016 Channel Chiefs. The executives on this annual list represent top leaders in the Read more…

DDN Awarded Additional Patents for WOS Object Storage Software

Feb 23, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 23 — DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced it has been awarded additional patents for its groundbreaking WOS Object Storage software. DDN’s WOS enables organizations to deploy highly reliable, massively scalable and cost-efficient storage repositories for fast-growing data volumes. WOS technology powers Software Defined Storage initiatives in data intensive organizations providing simple to manage Read more…

Mellanox Completes Acquisition of EZchip

Feb 23, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif. & YOKNEAM, Israel, Feb. 23 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of end-to-end interconnect solutions for servers and storage systems, today announced that it completed the acquisition of EZchip (NASDAQ: EZCH; TASE: EZCH), a leader in high-performance processing solutions for carrier and data center networks, at a total purchase price of Read more…

DDN’s Molly Rector Recognized as 2016 CRN Channel Chief

Feb 23, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 23 — DataDirect Networks (DDN) today announced that CRN, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Molly Rector, Chief Marketing Officer at DDN, to its list of 2016 Channel Chiefs. Rector was recognized for her leadership in providing new, innovative high performance products and solutions to the channel that drove increased channel sales Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Feb 18, 2016 |

Here at HPCwire, we aim to keep the HPC community apprised of the most relevant and interesting news items that get tweeted throughout the week. The tweets that caught our eye this past week are presented below. Check back in next Thursday for an entirely updated list. Prof John Morrison and Prof @Toshioendo and the Tsubame 2.5 SuperComputer @tokyotech_jp #hpc #sc pic.twitter.com/jRPrxRL2xG — Theo Read more…

NVIDIA Announces Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2016

Feb 18, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Feb. 18 — NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has reported record revenue for the fourth quarter ended January 31, 2016, of $1.40 billion, up 12 percent from $1.25 billion a year earlier, and up 7 percent from $1.30 billion in the previous quarter. Revenue for fiscal 2016 was a record $5.01 billion, up 7 percent from $4.68 billion Read more…