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NEC Announces First Generally Available SDN Controller with OpenFlow 1.3 Standard

Sep 26, 2013 | NEC Corporation announced the general availability of Version 5 of its award-winning ProgrammableFlow Networking Suite, including the ProgrammableFlow PF6800 Controller, which is the first generally available SDN controller supporting the OpenFlow 1.3 standard.

NEC Establishes NEC Ukraine to Strengthen Operations in Russia and the CIS

May 15, 2013 | NEC Corporation announced today that CJSC NEC Neva Communications Systems (NEC Neva) has established a wholly-owned subsidiary, NEC Ukraine, in order to expand its regional information and communications technology (ICT) business. The new company is scheduled to begin operations in May 2013.

NEC Selects CIL Datacenter Platform

Jan 29, 2013 | Cyber Innovation Labs (CIL) announces NEC Corporation of America (NEC) has selected CIL as a core data center platform to help deliver NEC’s Cloud Computing Solutions for the North America market.

NEC HPC Division to Deploy Dot Hill Storage

Sep 19, 2012 | Dot Hill Systems has announced that NEC's HPC Europe division will deploy the company's AssuredSAN 3000 and 3003 storage arrays.

CAPS, NEC Team Up On GPU Solutions

Nov 16, 2011 | CAPS entreprise has announced the collaboration with NEC with a GPU solution dedicated to worldwide promotion and sales of its DevDeck offer.

NEC Bundles TotalView as Standard Debugger for LX Series HPC Cluster Solutions

Sep 07, 2011 | Rogue Wave Software announced today that its TotalView application verification, optimization and debugging software is now available worldwide, through NEC, as a standard debugging solution on NEC's LX series HPC cluster solutions.

Mellanox Expands Availability of InfiniBand and Ethernet Solutions with NEC LX Series Supercomputer Through NEC HPC Europe

Jun 20, 2011 | The move enables NEC to address the growing demand for Mellanox's end-to-end connectivity products and advanced technology from leading European HPC centers, cloud computing providers and enterprise customers.

NEC Announces Support for New Intel Xeon Processor E7 Architecture

Apr 06, 2011 | NEC Corporation of America (NEC) today announced support for the Intel Xeon processor E7 architecture.

NEC Cluster Delivers 5X Performance Boost at University of Erlangen-Nurnberg

Mar 17, 2011 | Intel announced that an Intel Cluster Ready certified 500-node cluster by NEC has helped speed application performance by about five times at the University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Bavaria's second largest state university and a leading research university.

NEC Provides Three Petabyte Storage for the French Brain & Spine Institute

Jan 06, 2011 | NEC announced today that it is providing neuro-scientists at the Institut du Cerveau et de la Moelle Épinière (ICM), the French Brain & Spine Institute in Paris, a massive-capacity, three petabyte storage solution to store research data generated by neuro and cellular imaging.

NEC Selects PBS Works as the Workload Management Tool for TSUBAME 2.0

Oct 12, 2010 | Altair Engineering announced today PBS Professional was selected by NEC Corporation (NEC) as the workload management tool for TSUBAME 2.0, one of the world's fastest supercomputer systems.

NEC Aims to Double Supercomputer Share by 2014 on Europe Sales

Jul 08, 2010 | Bloomberg BusinessWeek | Computer maker looks to tap rising demand for HPC in Germany, France, and the UK.

Intel, NEC to Collaborate on Supercomputer Technologies

Nov 16, 2009 | Intel Corporation and NEC Corporation today have agreed to jointly develop High Performance Computing (HPC) system technologies that will push the boundaries of supercomputing performance.

NEC Primes HYDRAstor for 100 Years of Storage

Sep 15, 2009 | NEC Corp. today announced archive enhancements to NEC's grid storage platform, HYDRAstor, that make it an even more ideal, cost-effective, green solution for long-term data retention and online data access.

NEC, BLADE Network Technologies Form Partnership

Sep 08, 2009 | NEC Corp. announced today the establishment of an alliance and capital investment with Blade Network Technologies, one of the world's leading manufacturers of high speed datacenter network switches for servers and storage.

NEC Announces New Fault Tolerant Servers

Aug 25, 2009 | NEC Corporation of America today announced fault-tolerant (FT) servers based on the new Intel Xeon processor 5500 Series (formerly code-name "Nehalem").

NEC Cluster Ranks High on Green500

Jul 20, 2009 | NEC demonstrates its international leadership in high performance computing with an outstanding position in the recently published Green500 list.

NEC Adds Application Awareness to HYDRAstor Deduplication

Jun 01, 2009 | NEC Corporation of America today announced the addition of application-aware deduplication to NEC's future-evolving grid storage platform, NEC HYDRAstor.

NEC, Hitachi Bail on 10-Petaflop Supercomputing Project

May 14, 2009 | Depressed economy undercuts Japan's petascale ambitions.

NEC Reviews Participation in Supercomputer Project

May 14, 2009 | NEC announced today that it will not extend its current contract into the manufacturing phase of the Next-Generation Supercomputer Project, following the completion of its role as a co-development partner in the detail design phase.

NVIDIA, NEC Collaborate on GPU Computing

Nov 19, 2008 | NVIDIA has announced today that it has begun a close collaboration with NEC to integrate NVIDIA Tesla GPUs into its systems for the high performance computing (HPC) industry.

Latest Benchmark Results on NEC Super Highlights SX-9 Performance

Nov 19, 2008 | Researchers at Tohoku University in Sendai, north-eastern Japan, announced on Wednesday that they had broken a batch of performance records on their NEC SX-9 supercomputer, as measured on the HPC Challenge Benchmark test. Hiroaki Kobayashi, director the university's Cyberscience Center, said the SX-9 had achieved the highest marks ever in 19 of 28 areas the test evaluates in computer processing, memory bandwidth and networking bandwidth.

RAID, NEC Partner on Self-Evolving Storage Platform

Nov 17, 2008 | RAID Inc., a customized storage solution and services provider specializing in leading edge technologies, today announced it has entered into an OEM agreement with NEC Corporation of America, a premier provider of IT, network and identity management solutions.

NEC, HLRS Agree on 'Hybrid Supercomputing Collaboration'

Nov 10, 2008 | NEC, in cooperation with HLRS, the high performance computing center of Stuttgart, announced an agreement that is expected to drive the next generation of supercomputing advancements through a hybrid supercomputing collaboration where HLRS and NEC work together to establish testing systems that verify the performance of system applications.

NEC Intros 2nd Gen Image Processors for Automotive Safety

Oct 17, 2008 | NEC Electronics Corporation and NEC Corporation today introduced the IMAPCAR2 image processors, which are available in four different configurations to meet a variety of customer requirements and provide the best cost/performance ratio.


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