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Mellanox Expands Asia-Pacific Presence

Aug 24, 2016 |

Aug. 24 — Mellanox Technologies, Ltd. (NASDAQ: MLNX), a leading supplier of high-performance, end-to-end interconnect solutions for data centre servers, cloud and storage networking solutions, has announced the opening of its new APAC headquarters and solutions centre in Singapore. The Company’s new APAC headquarters will feature a technology solution centre for showcasing the latest technologies from Mellanox, in addition to Read more…

AMD Announces New Silicon Valley Headquarters Location

Aug 22, 2016 |

SUNNYVALE, Calif., Aug. 22 — AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) announced it has selected a state-of-the-art 220,000 square-foot building as the site of its new corporate headquarters and California research and development site. The soon to be completed six-story building will provide a modern, upgraded Silicon Valley office featuring contemporary finishes and state-of-the-art features and amenities for up Read more…

ARM Unveils Scalable Vector Extension for HPC at Hot Chips

Aug 22, 2016 |

ARM and Fujitsu today announced a scalable vector extension (SVE) to the ARMv8-A architecture intended to enhance ARM capabilities in HPC workloads. Fujitsu is the lead silicon partner in the effort (so far) and will use ARM with SVE technology in its post K computer, Japan’s next flagship supercomputer planned for the 2020 timeframe. This is an important incremental step for ARM, which seeks to push more aggressively into mainstream and HPC server markets.

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Aug 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. Innovative HVDC feeding system of #Hikari for energy saving Read more…

Asetek Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Aug 17, 2016 |

OSLO, Norway, Aug. 17 — Asetek reported total revenue of $8.4 million in the second quarter of 2016, representing growth of 4% from the same period last year. First half 2016 revenue amounted to $18.8 million, equal to growth of 38% compared with the first half of 2015. Gross margins were 38% and 39% for the Read more…

Cavium Completes Acquisition of QLogic

Aug 16, 2016 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 16 — Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM) (“Cavium”), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, today announced that Cavium had completed its acquisition of QLogic Corp. (NASDAQ: QLGC) (“QLogic”), a leading supplier of high performance networking infrastructure solutions. After the successful Read more…

NVIDIA Announces Financial Results for Second Quarter Fiscal 2017

Aug 12, 2016 |

SANTA CLARA, Calif., Aug. 12 — NVIDIA (NASDAQ: NVDA) has reported revenue for the second quarter ended July 31, 2016, of $1.43 billion, up 24 percent from $1.15 billion a year earlier, and up 9 percent from $1.30 billion in the previous quarter. GAAP earnings per diluted share for the quarter were $0.40, compared with $0.05 a year Read more…

Hewlett Packard Enterprise to Acquire SGI

Aug 11, 2016 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 11 — SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics, and data management, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) for $7.75 per share in cash, a transaction valued at approximately $275 million, net of cash and debt. SGI products and Read more…

SGI Announces Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results

Aug 11, 2016 |

MILPITAS, Calif., Aug. 11 — SGI (NASDAQ: SGI), a global leader in high-performance solutions for compute, data analytics and data management, today announced financial results for its fourth quarter and fiscal year 2016 ended June 24, 2016. Data in this release is presented on both a GAAP and non-GAAP basis and a reconciliation of GAAP to Read more…

Nimbix Expands Market Presence in Cloud-Based Machine Learning

Aug 9, 2016 |

DALLAS, Tex., Aug. 9 — Nimbix, a leading HPC cloud platform provider, today announced a significant increase in their presence in the machine learning market space as more customers are using their JARVICE platform to help address the need for an easier, more cost efficient way of working with machine learning. Using JARVICE to manage Read more…

Supermicro Reports Fourth Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Aug 5, 2016 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 5 — Super Micro Computer, Inc. (NASDAQ: SMCI), a global leader in high-performance, high-efficiency server, storage technology and green computing, has announced fourth quarter and full-year financial results for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2016. The final results are in line with the preliminary results announced by the Company on July 18, 2016. Read more…

Weekly Twitter Roundup

Aug 4, 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. A theoretical laboratory – you have supercomputers, equations and Read more…

Extreme Networks Reports Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results

Aug 4, 2016 |

SAN JOSE, Calif., Aug. 4 — Extreme Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: EXTR) has released financial results for its fiscal fourth quarter ended June 30, 2016.  Fourth quarter GAAP revenue was $139.6 million and non-GAAP revenue was $140.0 million.  GAAP net loss for the fourth fiscal quarter was $2.3 million, or $0.02 per basic share, and non-GAAP net income was $10.2 million, or $0.10 per diluted share.  For the full fiscal year 2016, Extreme Networks reported Read more…

Cray Reports Second Quarter 2016 Financial Results

Aug 3, 2016 |

SEATTLE, Wash., Aug. 3 — Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (NASDAQ: CRAY) has announced financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. Revenue for the second quarter of 2016 was $100.2 million, which compares with $186.2 million in the second quarter of 2015. Net loss for the second quarter of 2016 was $13.1 million, Read more…

Seagate Reports Financial Results for Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2016

Aug 2, 2016 |

CUPERTINO, Calif., Aug. 2 — Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) (the “Company” or “Seagate”) today reported financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended July 1, 2016. For the fourth quarter, the Company reported revenue of $2.7 billion, gross margin of 24.9%, net income of $70 million and diluted earnings per share of $0.23. On Read more…

D.C. Workshop Strives to Keep NSCI Flame Burning and Growing

Aug 1, 2016 |

Last Friday, almost exactly one year after President Obama’s Executive Order establishing the National Strategic Computing Initiative (NSCI), the Office of Science and Technology Policy held a workshop in Washington D.C. ostensibly to celebrate NSCI accomplishments so far – and there are many. Just as important, the meeting sought to (re)energize NSCI’s diverse stakeholders, many Read more…

HPC Career Notes (Aug. 2016)

Aug 1, 2016 |

In this monthly feature, we’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest career developments for individuals in the high performance computing community. Whether it’s a promotion, new company hire, or even an accolade, we’ve got the details. Check in each month for an updated list and you may even come across someone you know, or better Read more…

Fujitsu Reports Fiscal 2016 First Quarter Financial Results

Jul 29, 2016 |

TOKYO, Japan, July 29 — Fujitsu has reported a loss for the first quarter attributable to owners of the parent of 14.0 billion yen, representing an improvement of 4.8 billion yen compared to the first quarter of fiscal 2015. Consolidated revenue for the first quarter of fiscal 2016 was 986.5 billion yen, down 78.5 billion yen Read more…

Atos Reports Financial Results for First Half of 2016

Jul 27, 2016 |

July 27 — Atos, a global leader in digital services, today announces its financial results for the first half of 2016. Revenue was € 5,697 million, up +17.9% at constant exchange rates and +1.7% at constant scope and exchange rates. Organic growth at +1.8% during the second quarter of 2016 reflected the sustainability of the Read more…

vCompute Partners With R Systems to Provide Additional Supercomputing and Cloud Resources

Jul 26, 2016 |

HOUSTON, Tex., July 26 — vCompute announced today that it has completed a partnership agreement with R Systems NA Inc. to host additional HPC and Cloud infrastructure in the Houston vCompute data center facility. This high density, non-blocking infiniband configuration allows vCompute clients to immediately benefit from the power of our high performance computing services and deliver reliable and Read more…