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High Performance Computing Market to Exceed $40 Billion by 2017

Addison Snell, Christopher G. Willard Ph.D.,

Intersect360 Research Predicts Moderate Growth on Mixed Indicators   SUNNYVALE, CA - July 30, 2013 - Commercial and industrial spending are becoming an increasingly important part of overall HPC market growth, according to Intersect360 Research’s Worldwide High Performance Computing 2012 Total Market Model and 2013-17 Forecast. Those sectors will help the HPC market grow at a 6.6% compound annual growth rate over the next four years, in spite of slower gains in the public sector. The report estimates a total HPC market valuation of $40.1 billion by the end of the forecast period,...


Intersect360 Research Hires Michael Feldman as Senior Analyst

Addison Snell,

Industry Thought Leader Brings 35 Years’ Experience    SUNNYVALE, CA - February 11, 2013 -Intersect360 Research, a leading market intelligence, research, and consulting advisory practice for the High Performance Computing industry, announced today that it has hired Michael Feldman, a 35-year computer industry veteran, to augment its analyst team.Feldman, recognized as an expert in the HPC industry worldwide, is well-known as the former managing editor of HPCwire, where he spent eight years as one of the foremost predictors of HPC trends. Feldman was also the cohost, along with Intersect360 Research CEO Addison Snell, of the insightful and...


IBM, Dell, HP Top HPC System Vendors in New Intersect360 Research Survey

Addison Snell, Christopher G. Willard Ph.D.,

Report Identifies Trends in HPC Architecture, Configurations   SUNNYVALE, CA - June 7, 2012 -IBM again took the top spot in High Performance Computing (HPC) system vendors named by end users worldwide, according to the latest report by HPC industry analyst firm Intersect360 Research. IBM, Dell, HP, SGI, and Cray collectively captured 56% of system vendor mentions, according to the newly released HPC User Site Census: Systemsreport. The report, part of Intersect360 Research's HPC Market Advisory service, provides a detailed examination of the computational systems installed at a broad sample of HPC user...


Intersect360 Research Announces Formation of HPC500

Addison Snell,

Bellwether Group Accepts First Fifty Members   SUNNYVALE, CA—May 31, 2012—Intersect360 Research has announced the formation of the HPC500, an exclusive community of HPC user organizations at the vanguard of their areas of specialization. Under the auspices of the market intelligence firm, this forward-thinking group will provide insight, based on shared research and real-world experience, that will help shape the future of the HPC industry. The HPC500 is comprised of a representative cross-section of academic, government, and commercial organizations across all budgets, applications, and geographic areas, including users in both High Performance Technical...


High Performance Computing Market to Fall Short of Growth Forecast in 2011

Addison Snell, Christopher G. Willard Ph.D.,

Eurozone Crisis, Thailand Flooding Dampen Revenues in High-Growth Industry   SUNNYVALE, CA—December 29, 2011—The High Performance Computing (HPC) industry will fall short of the 9.2% year-over-year revenue growth originally forecast for 2011, according to Intersect360 Research in its newest published report. The primary causes for the revised expectations are the Eurozone crisis, which is causing a slowdown in government and academic spending in that region, and the Thailand flooding, which has caused a disruption in the supply chain for disk drives. The HPC industry reached $25.6 billion at the end of 2010, a...


Intersect360 Research Releases Report on Cloud Computing in HPC

Addison Snell, Christopher G. Willard Ph.D.,

Examines Evaluation and Adoption of Public, Private, and Hybrid Clouds   SUNNYVALE, CA - June 20, 2011 -Intersect360 Research, a market research and analysis firm focused on the High Performance Computing (HPC) industry, announces the release of its latest report, Cloud Computing in HPC: Usage and Types. The study, based on the company's survey of HPC users regarding their adoption of cloud computing resources, reports on the evaluation and adoption of public, private, and hybrid cloud computing models for HPC applications. Future reports in the series will examine the barriers, drivers,...