Cray Supercomputer Available with Intel® Xeon® Processor

April 1st, 2009 12:34 pm
Posted by Ian Miller
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Seattle, WA – March 30, 2009 – Global supercomputer leader Cray Inc. (Nasdaq GM: CRAY) announced today that the Cray CX1™ deskside supercomputer will now ship with the Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series, formerly code-named "Nehalem." Intel's new generation of intelligent processors accelerates performance, saves energy and features more than three times greater memory bandwidth than the previous-generation dual-socket architecture.

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Ian Miller joined Cray in February 2008 and currently heads up Cray’s Productivity Solutions group with the recently introduced Cray CX1 desk side supercomputer – an Intel Cluster Ready product. Mr. Miller also leads Cray’s corporate marketing organization. Prior to joining Cray, he served as the Vice President of Polyserve Software at HP and as Vice President of Worldwide Sales for PolyServe prior to its acquisition by HP. Before joining PolyServe, Mr. Miller was Vice President of Worldwide sales for IBM High End xSeries Servers where he worked for both IBM xSeries and pSeries organizations, with a particular focus on marketing and sales for high end Intel based systems. Prior to IBM, he was Vice President of Global Marketing for Sequent Computer Systems, and Vice President Asia Pacific. Miller has also worked for Software AG as Senior Vice President Asia Pacific, and for Unisys in many capacities, ending as General Manager for Asia South. Mr. Miller is a Graduate of London University.