Press Releases


Dassault Systèmes has announced the launch of Solidworks 2018, the latest release of its portfolio of 3D design and engineering applications.

Spectra Logic has announced the launch of its fourth LTO tape technology pre-purchase programme that provides its customers with access to LTO-7 drives and media for use until LTO-8 technology becomes available

Certara, a provider of software for in model-informed drug development and regulatory science, has announced the launch of Phoenix 8.0

The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) has chosen the Matrix Gemini Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) from Autoscribe Informatics to monitor workflow across its three operations sites

Altair has announced that it has entered into a multi-year original equipment manufacturing (OEM) agreement with HPE

Cray has announced the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI) has awarded the Company a contract valued at more than 48 million for a Cray CS500 cluster supercomputer.

Bright Computing, a provider of cluster and cloud infrastructure automation software, has announced the general availability of Bright Cluster Manager 8.0 with Ubuntu.

Global supercomputer leader Cray has announced the Japan Advanced Institute for Science and Technology (JAIST) has put a Cray XC40 supercomputer into production

Panasas a provider of high-performance scale-out network-attached storage (NAS), has announced the appointment of Rob Berman as the company’s vice president of sales for the Americas

Canada’s newest and largest radio telescope, the Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME) formally launched today at the Dominion Radio Astrophysical Observatory in Penticton, BC.

Cray has announced that it has signed a solutions provider agreement with Vanguard Infrastructures. Vanguard will develop, market, and sell on premise and cloud-as-a-service cybersecurity solutions that fuse supercomputing technologies with an open, enterprise-ready software framework for big data analytics. Vanguard has also purchased a Cray Urika-GX system.

At the Microscopy and Microanalysis 2017 Meeting, held in St Louis, Missouri, Bruker presented a new software package, XMethod, for laser analysis of scanning electron microscopes (SEM) data


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