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Data Vortex Installs DV203 at Indiana University’s CREST

May 10th, 2016

At the Center for Research in Extreme Scale Technologies (CREST), the Data Vortex team installed DIET, a DV203 system. Over the past few months, the team has worked closely with the executive leadership at CREST, including Drs. Thomas Sterling and Martin Swany, the Center’s Executive Associate Directors. Researchers at CREST are looking to test the addition of HPX-5, a runtime system for exploring dynamic […]

May 10th, 2016|

Data Vortex welcomes new Director of Finance

February 12, 2016

The Data Vortex Team is delighted to announce that Keith Lackey, CPA has accepted Coke Reed’s invitation to become the new Director of Finance for Interactic Holdings, LLC/Data Vortex Technologies. Our current Data Vortex Director of Finance, Charles Devany, CPA is unfortunately leaving us to take care of familiar matters.

Keith received his BBA in Accounting from The University of Texas at Austin in […]

February 12th, 2016|

Data Vortex hosts Military and Intelligence Historians

November 30th, 2015

Dr. Coke S. Reed hosted military and intelligence historians Professor Michael S. Goodman and Dr. Peter Busch of King’s College London’s Department of War Studies for morning coffee and breakfast tacos at the Data Vortex offices in Austin to discuss the development of important US-UK intelligence cooperation. Afterward, members of the Data Vortex team attended Dr. Goodman’s talk, “Santa Klaus? Klaus Fuchs, Nuclear […]

November 30th, 2015|

Data Vortex’s Hypatia Shines in Graph500 Benchmark

This week the Data Vortex shined in the official publication of the Graph500 benchmark. Directed by a steering committee of over fifty international high performance computing experts from across academia, industry, and the national labs, the Graph 500 serves as a benchmark to best measure big data analytics.  In the most recent list (November 2015), the DV 206 Hypatia, housed in Neenah, Wisconsin, ranked fifty-eighth […]

November 23rd, 2015|

DV’s Carolyn Coke Reed Devany Invited to Sit on the Advisory Council for Women in HPC

November 17, 2015

Data Vortex President Carolyn Coke Reed Devany was invited to serve on the Advisory Council of Women in HPC by Dr. Toni Collins of the University of Edinburgh. Women in HPC (WHPC) was created with the vision to encourage women to participate in the HPC community by providing fellowship, education, and support to women and the organizations that employ them (http://www.womeninhpc.org.uk/). Through collaboration […]

November 17th, 2015|

Data Vortex Delivers, Installs System at Pacific Northwest National Labs

September 24th, 2015

RICHLAND, Washington – Data Vortex Technologies has sold and delivered a DV205 system, “PEPSY”, to the United States Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL). PEPSY is specifically designed to solve problems requiring extensive processor-to-processor communication in parallel computing systems.

At a time when the line between HPC and Big Data is blurring, a new computing system, with hardware and software co-designed […]

September 24th, 2015|

DV Attends International Supercomputing in Germany, Visits Universities

International Supercomputing Conference 2015: Frankfurt, Germany

Carolyn Devany and Plexus DV Project Manager Bill Stube were invited to a private networking event hosted by the National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSC) at the University of Illinois Urbana-Champagne (http://www.ncsa.illinois.edu/) where they were able to meet with select customers from both Germany and the US.  Here Carolyn is shown with Merle Giles (left), Director of Business and Economic Development at […]

July 29th, 2015|

DV Hosts Guests of the Legacy of R. L. Moore Conference

This past weekend, members of the Data Vortex team had a marvelous time attending and hosting participants of the 18th Annual Legacy of R. L. Moore Conference in Austin. SIIP Program coordinator Hutch Freeland gave a short presentation on the role of the Data Vortex and Inquiry Based Learning that was followed by an evening gathering at DV Headquarters , the historic home of Dr. […]

July 2nd, 2015|

Jewel, DV Developmental System, Ready for Demonstration

Introducing Jewel, the first Data Vortex general-purpose high performance computing system to be housed at our home offices in Austin. It consists of eight compute nodes, each containing one Intel Haswell, Quad-Core version 3 processor. Keeping with our tradition in naming computers after great women in science, Jewel is named after distinguished biologist and cancer researcher, Jewel Plummer Cobb. The software team and our partners at Plexus […]

June 17th, 2015|

Meet Jerry Cawley, Director of Operations

Jerry Cawley has been involved with Data Vortex since late 2008 and joined the Data Vortex team two years ago as the Director of Operations. In this role, he helps identify and speak with potential investors and assists in managing business operations.

Jerry has a bachelors degree in mathematics and a master’s degree in Education, both from the University of Minnesota. After teaching high school math courses for three years, he worked for Control Data Corporation […]

March 31st, 2015|