Bored with CDC's commercial drive, Cray
left the company and founded Cray
Research in 1972.
, which has sold about a dozen supercomputers to the Japanese government, said that if NEC's bid prevailed, it would hurt the U.
The "Red Storm" architecture on which the Cray
XT3 system is based scales from 200 to 30,000 processors and up to 144 teraflops.
Since its founding in 1972, Cray
had dominated the supercomputer industry and was the U.
We're pleased that Cray
selected Blast Create and Blast Fusion for this demanding ASIC design," said Kam Kittrell, general manager of Magma's Design Implementation Business Unit.
Meeting this challenge will require an extremely strong engineering team, with the creativity to invent new HPC solutions and the experience to deliver them," said Steve Scott, Cray
Chief Technology Officer.
is the premier provider of supercomputing solutions for customers' most challenging scientific and engineering problems.
This project with Cray
showed the value of complementing technology with engineering services.
For example, CSCS, the Swiss National Supercomputing Center, relied heavily on HPC Challenge results when it recently selected a Cray
XT3 system with 1,100 AMD Opteron processors that will be one of Europe's most powerful supercomputers.
The company's results were driven by the Cray
T3E product line, the current world record-holder for actual computing speed on a real problem.
a leading supplier of high-speed optical engines for broadband communication solutions, announced today that it has been awarded a study contract by Cray
With the addition of 816 processors to its existing 272-processor Cray
T3E-1200 supercomputer, the AHPCRC will operate the largest Cray
T3E system in the world.
Brian brings twenty years of experience as a technology company chief financial officer," said Jim Rottsolk, Cray
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
disclosed in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission today that this decision was not caused by any disagreement between Cray
and Deloitte & Touche on any matter of accounting principles or practices, financial statement disclosure or auditing scope or procedure, and that the reports of Deloitte & Touche on Cray
's financial statements for the last two fiscal years contained no adverse opinion or disclaimer of opinion, and were not qualified or modified as to uncertainty, audit scope or accounting principles.
said the following record-setting results on Cray
X1 systems were announced earlier: