This Week in HPC


SUNNYVALE, CA – January 22, 2014 – High Performance Computing (HPC) industry analyst firm Intersect360 Research has announced the
production of a new weekly podcast for the HPC industry, entitled This Week in HPC. The podcast will be hosted by Addison Snell and Michael
Feldman, both analysts at Intersect360 Research, who will examine the biggest news stories and events HPC industry each week. The podcast’s premier
episode will air January 23.

Longtime podcasters Snell and Feldman will present their analysis of the most compelling news stories affecting the
HPC industry each Thursday during the 15-20 minute show, which will be distributed by the online news source insideHPC and available via iTunes
and Stitcher.

“I am looking forward to the launch of this new podcast tremendously,” said Snell, who is widely regarded as one of the foremost thought leaders in HPC.
“I appreciate having the opportunity to hash out the importance of the week’s events with Michael, whose opinions on HPC are so widely respected —
even when they conflict with my own!”

This Week in HPC will occasionally feature as guests various luminaries of the HPC industry. In addition to the weekly episodes, the podcast will
feature special coverage from major HPC conferences throughout the year. Listeners are invited to take part in the conversation by commenting on the podcast
and asking questions on its page on insideHPC.

“We are very excited to partner with Intersect360 Research and host This Week in HPC,” said Rich Brueckner, President of insideHPC. “As
analysts, Addison Snell and Michael Feldman have recorded more podcasts on the supercomputing industry than anyone else out there, and we think their new
show will resonate with our readership as we continue to deliver ‘HPC news without the noise.’ ”

Listeners tuning in to the first episode will be eligible to win one of twenty $25 electronic gift cards to*. Details for entering the drawing
will be included in the first episode and are available at


A preview episode of the podcast is currently available for download at

Listeners are invited to follow the podcast’s twitter feed at @ThisWeekinHPC.

Addison Snell is the CEO of Intersect360 Research and is recognized worldwide
as an expert analyst in HPC. During his tenure, Addison has established Intersect360 Research as a premier source of market information, analysis, and
consulting for the High Performance Computing industry.

In addition to being an analyst at Intersect360 Research, Michael Feldman is well-known as the former managing editor of HPCwire and the former
cohost, along with Snell, of the insightful and popular weekly HPCwire Soundbite podcast.

About Intersect360 Research

Intersect360 Research is a market intelligence, research, and consulting advisory practice focused on suppliers, users, and policymakers across the High
Performance Computing ecosystem. Intersect360 Research relies on both user-based and supplier-based research to form a complete perspective of HPC market
dynamics, trends, and usage models, including both technical and business applications.


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