Tag Archives: high-performance computing

CSRA Looks to Boost Gov’t Info Processing Speeds with New HPC Service Model

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Nov. 3, 2016 — CSRA will incorporate its new high-performance computing service with information technology platforms in an effort to boost the information processing speeds of government agencies, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said on Nov. 2,  taking into account the requirements of its users its HPC service …

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HPE Closes $275M Buy of Silicon Graphics International to Add High-Performance Computing Footprint

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has completed its acquisition of high-performance computing technology provider Silicon Graphics International for $275 million to add new data analytics technology and pursue HPC market growth. HPE said Tuesday the deal also brings new service offerings in addition to the product line as private and public sector …

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HPE to Buy Silicon Graphics International for $275M in Big Data Analytics, HPC Market Push

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (NYSE: HPE) has agreed to purchase Milpitas, California-based high-performance computing platforms provider Silicon Graphics International (Nasdaq: SGI) for approximately $275 million cash in a push to expand its footprint in the HPC and big data analytics markets. SGI said Thursday the price of the transaction is $7.75 …

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CSRA Gets NIH Contract for IT Support to Research Institute; Kamal Narang Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 4, 2016 — CSRA (NYSE: CSRA) will provide information technology services to support the National Institutes of Health‘s National Human Genome Research Institute under a $17 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Tuesday the contract covers support for high-performance computing and the supply of desktops, servers, …

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BAE to Develop Machine Learning Tech to Support USAF Space Situational Awareness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 19, 2016 — BAE Systems has received a $9.4 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop and integrate a machine learning tool that works to support space situational awareness efforts, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday BAE Systems Inc. will also utilize analytics, high-performance computing and …

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SAIC Wins $85M Army Computing Services Mgmt Contract

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC) has won an $84.7 million contract to manage the U.S. Army’s high-performance computing services. McLean, Virginia-based SAIC will also provide technical support for the computing systems and perform work in various U.S. locations through June 26, 2017, the Defense Department said Monday. Location of …

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Seagate’s US Govt Solutions Business Eyes HPC, Data Storage Opportunities

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 14, 2016 — Seagate Technology‘s (Nasdaq: STX) U.S. government solutions business seeks to support agency high-performance computing initiatives and provide new storage technologies for large volumes of data, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “The key parts of helping government through big data are the total cost of ownership and …

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Leidos, USC to Collaborate on HPC, Network Analysis Research; Gulu Gambhir Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 24,  2015 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has partnered with the Information Sciences Institute of the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering on high-performance computing and network analysis research projects, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the two collaborative projects are funded through a previously awarded …

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HP, Intel Establish High Performance Computing CoE

TYSONS CORNER, VA July 15, 2015 — HP (NYSE: HPQ) and Intel Corp. will open a joint center of excellence dedicated to provide more enterprises with access to high performance computing and other big data technical services, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The establishment of the center is in response to what …

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IARPA Taps IBM, Northrop, Raytheon BBN Teams for Cryogenic Computer Tech Program

The Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity has selected three industry teams to perform research and development work on a future energy-efficient superconducting computer as part of IARPA’s multi-year Cryogenic Computer Complexity program. The Office of the Director of National Intelligence said Wednesday that teams led by IBM, Northrop Grumman and Raytheon‘s BBN Technologies subsidiary received research …

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